VASSAR – Millington improved to 21-14-10 on the year by defeating Marlette in pre-district play in four sets on Monday night by the scores of 25-10, 23-25, 25-13, and 25-19.
Nevaeh Hendricks led the Cardinals with 24 digs, 13 assists, seven aces, and seven kills. Kate Cooper had 16 kills, 14 assists, and eight digs.
Hailey Crump added 24 digs and 11 kills. Darrien Roberts had 15 digs and six aces. Chloe Bremer had 11 digs, while Hannah Bees had six aces.
Millington advances to Wednesday’s district semi-final versus Lakeville. Millington has faced Lakeville three other times this season. The Cardinals won at home 3-1 on September 9. They also tied 1-1 and won 2-0 over the Falcons in the Lakers Invite on October 19. The district semi-final game will take place at Vassar High School. Match time is 6:00 p.m. Admission is $6 per person and passes will not be accepted.