South Kitsap volleyball has a good core of returning players that should compete well in the tough SPSL. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap volleyball has a good core of returning players that should compete well in the tough SPSL. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

VOLLEYBALL

Head coach: C.J. Scott

2017 record: 3-11 (0-8)

Key returning players: Natalie Miller, Sr., middle blocker; Anna Hall, Sr., outside hitter; Madison Marggraf, Sr., outside hitter; Andrea Harteloo, Sr., right side hitter; Hailey Robinson, so., setter; Jaeleen Augero, Jr., libero; Faith Smith, Jr., middle blocker.

Outlook: The core four seniors will be depended upon for top-notch leadership as well as their on-court play. If the team stays healthy and a few of the younger players are able to step up to the challenge, this team could take home a few surprise wins and compete for a postseason spot.

Schedule:

Sept. 10, 6:15 p.m., at Port Angeles

Sept. 12, 7:15 p.m., Auburn

Sept. 13, 7:15 p.m., Decatur

Sept. 18, TBD, at Olympic

Sept. 24, 7:15 p.m., Emerald Ridge

Sept. 29, 9 a.m., Reach the Peak Tournament (Glacier Peak HS)

Oct. 2, 7:15 p.m. at Bellarmine

Oct. 4, 7:15 p.m., Puyallup

Oct. 8, 7:15 p.m. at Graham-Kapowsin

Oct. 10, 7:15 p.m., Rogers

Oct. 16, 7:15 p.m. at Curtis

Oct. 18, 7:15 p.m., Sumner

Oct. 22, 7:15 p.m. at Olympia.

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