Prep roundup: Rams sweep past Bruins; Demons snap road skid |

Prep roundup: Rams sweep past Bruins; Demons snap road skid

Rifle's David Villalvazo, right, battles with Eagle Valley's Milles Petterson over ball control during their 3-0 lose Saturday in Gypsum.
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CARBONDALE — Taila Howe finished with 10 kills and 16 digs to pace the Roaring Fork High School volleyball team in the Rams’ 25-12, 25-23, 27-25 victory over Cedaredge in a Class 3A Western Slope League match on Saturday afternoon.

Rosa Maun added eight kills to go with four solo blocks and Toni Gross chipped in 13 digs and 20 assists for Roaring Fork (7-7 overall, 3-2 league). Yaritza Zarate added 12 digs for the Rams.

Roaring Fork continues league play Tuesday at Olathe.

Glenwood Springs def. Palisade 25-18, 24-26, 25-19, 25-23

PALISADE — Glenwood Springs won for the first time on the road this season, defeating Palisade in a Class 4A Western Slope League match.

Alyssa Chutka paced Palisade with 10 kills, four blocks and three aces, and Amber Crigger and Nicole Herod each finished with 28 digs for the Bulldogs.

Glenwood (7-6 overall, 4-3 league) snapped a six-match road losing streak which dated back to Oct. 23 of last season in a three-set loss to Summit. It also moved the Demons into sole possession of third place in the league standings behind first-place Battle Mountain and second-place Eagle Valley.

The Demons are off until next Thursday when they host first-place Battle Mountain.


Eagle Valley 3, Rifle 0

GYPSUM — Eagle Valley snapped a five-match winless streak with a shutout league victory over the Bears on Saturday.

Rifle (1-10-0 overall, 0-9-0) wasn’t able to get any offense going against the Devils in the loss. The Bears will continue league play on Tuesday at home against Palisade.

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