Volleyball defeats 11th ranked Boerne

By Matt Ward —


Undefeated early in their District 27-3A schedule, the Fredericksburg High School varsity volleyball team notched a big win under their belts last night as they rallied to defeat 11th ranked Boerne on the road 25-17, 9-25, 26-24, 23-25, 17-15.

FHS defeated Bandera 25-19, 25-19, 25-15 Friday night at home in the district opener for both schools.

Fredericksburg will travel to Wimberley at 6 p.m., Friday evening, before hosting Navarro Tuesday at 7 p.m.

 “I wish it got easier but it does not, not in this district,” Fredericksburg head coach Jason Roemer said. “We defeated #11 tonight in their gym, travel to #4 on Friday and then host #20 on Tuesday. We’re going to have to build off of this win and continue playing well.”

A YouTube clip showing the last three points of Fredericksburg's five-set win over Boerne shot by Jordan Penick can be viewed at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=866f5l-vLm4&sns=em.

Road win at Boerne

Defeating the 11th ranked Class 3A volleyball team on the road, the Billies rallied back for a 25-17, 9-25, 26-24, 23-25, 17-15 win over Boerne Tuesday.

“Words can’t express how proud I am of these girls.  We came to play and it was a total team effort tonight,” Roemer said. “Our backs were against the wall and it felt like we were going to let it slip away. There were a lot of kids who played their hearts out tonight.”

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