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By Andrew Christiansen

Bickleton makes a statement with big win over Klickitat


Andrew Christiansen

SETTING THE ATTACK: Lacy Carse sets against Sunnyside Christian with middle hitter, Kirsten Hylton in the background.

For just the second time since 1990, Bickleton knocked off Klickitat in volleyball winning in straight sets 26-24, 25-18, 25-18. The win alone wouldn’t be so remarkable in the balanced Greater Columbia Gorge League, particularly with Klickitat’s main hitter and setter out of action, but a three set sweep says that this Pirate squad intends to compete even if they are lacking depth on the bench.

Coach Katie Lauthauser credited a relaxed atmosphere to helping the Pirates shake off a slow start and finish the match with a win. Lauthauser says she worried that the Friday out of school prior to the match might have taken the energy out of her team as they fell behind 13-5 on their home cou...

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