Festus Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball

  • Overall Record: 14 - 6 - 1
  • Conference Record: 7 - 2

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Seventh Grade Volleyball Takes Care of Business Against Blackcats

The seventh grade volleyball team rebounded from a sluggish first set to beat the Herky Blackcats 25-23, 25-14 at home Wednesday.  The win is the third straight for Festus and improves its season record to 6-3-1. “The first set we started making some errors that almost cost us the game,” said head coach Cindi Eggemeyer. 

8th Grade Volleyball Wins at Home Against Herculaneum

The Festus eighth grade volleyball team improved to 9-2 on the season with a 25-9, 25-12 victory over Herculaneum Wednesday at home.  The game was originally scheduled for September 12, but had to be postponed until last night. Kinsey Benack had five kills, while Mackenzie Welch added three and Taylor McMillin had two.  Sophie Nolen

Seventh Grade Volleyball Wins Two Set Match Over Perryville

Head coach Cindi Eggemeyer had high praise for all members of her team after the seventh grade Festus volleyball squad handled Perryville 25-10, 25-22 at home on Monday. “It was great that all of my players got the chance to play in both games,” Eggemeyer noted.  “In the second set, I trusted some players that came off

Varsity Volleyball Tigers Lose Hard Fought Match to St. Vincent

The Festus varsity volleyball team dropped a close match to the St. Vincent Indians on Tuesday night.  Festus lost the first set by only two points, 23-25, and then fell in the second set 18-25.  The team’s overall record is now 14-9-2. The Tigers got a seven kill, one block, and one assist performance by

JV Volleyball Keeps Rolling…Takes Down St. Vincent in Two Sets

For the fifth straight time, the Festus JV volleyball team finished a match with a victory.  This time, the St. Vincent Indians were the victims, as the Tigers defeated their hosts 25-12, 25-17. In the first set, the Tigers had some issues with St. Vincent’s blocking strategy, and had to adjust swings and coverages.  The

Varsity Volleyball Tigers Handle Grandview in Two Sets

The Festus varsity volleyball team defeated the Grandview Eagles at home Monday night.  The Tigers won in straight sets, 25-15, 25-16.  Festus is now 14-8-2 on the season. The Tigers were a force offensively as three players had terrific nights on the attack.  Maddy Wenzelburger (11) accounted for ten kills in the match, while teammates

JV Volleyball Wins Fourth Straight Match by Defeating Grandview

For the fourth consecutive time, the Festus JV volleyball team came away from a match victorious, this time with an easy 25-11, 25-9 win over Grandview at home Monday.  The victory improves the team’s record to 11-5-2 on the season. “It was a great team effort tonight,” commented head coach Stephanie Whitehead after the game. 

Eighth Grade Volleyball Wins Tough Match Against Perryville

The Festus eighth grade volleyball team outlasted the Perryville Pirates on Monday at home.  Festus took both sets, 25-17, 26-24, to improve its record to 8-2-2 on the season. “The girls worked hard to win it in two,” said head coach Katie Drury.  “They played great under pressure, with Perryville tying it up late in

7th Grade Volleyball Defeats Crystal City on the Road

The Festus seventh grade volleyball team had little trouble with the Crystal City Hornets on Thursday, winning 25-21, 25-8.  The win at Crystal City improved the Tigers’ season record to 4-3-1. Serving was definitely the Tigers’ best offensive weapon as several players collected multiple aces along the way.  Alexis Biehle had six in game one

Varsity Volleyball Tigers Fight Hard But Fall to St. Pius

The Festus varsity volleyball team saw its modest two game winning streak snapped Thursday as they lost a hard fought match at St. Pius, 16-25, 22-25. In the first set, the Tigers had an early lead thanks to St. Pius service errors.  However, the Festus offense just couldn’t get on track.  “We gave them too