Lady Titans start 2-0, host Auburn Tuesday night



Hosts Humboldt-TR-S swept the Falls City and Johnson County Central to start the season 2-0.

HTRS escaped a tight match with FC with a three-game victory (25-17, 17-25, 25-23). The Lady Titans were led by seniors Courtney Allen and Kasey Kappel who each served seven points. Allen shared the team-high with junior Ashton Nanninga with 10 kills each, while senior Carmen Alexander recorded 17 digs.

The Lady Titans made quick work of JCC in two games, 25-5, 25-15. Allen was excellent on the serve, converting 19-for-19 for 16 points. Nanninga put away eight kills and Kappel handed out 14 assists. Allen and Alexander each cleaned up 11 digs.

HTRS hosts Auburn tonight at 5:30. Thursday the Lady Titans travel to Nebraska City for a dual with Lourdes Central Catholic.