NAIT Ooks fall to first place Rustlers

NAIT Ooks fall to first place Rustlers

EDMONTON, Alta. - The NAIT Ooks women's volleyball team fell to the Lakeland Rustlers in straight sets on Saturday night in the NAIT Gymnasium. 

The Ooks came out strong in the first set pulling away 19-15. The Rustlers then went on a roll, winning 11 of the next 13 points to take the first set 25-12. The second set was a hard-fought battle with both teams exchanging points throughout the set, forcing extra points. In the end, the Lakeland would take a 2-0 lead with a 30-28 win. The Rustlers then carried that momentum into the final set, taking it 25-21 and the match 3-0. 

Players of the Game

NAIT Ooks - Kayla Zazula

Lakeland Rustlers - Jenay Varga

The Big Picture

NAIT Ooks - 4-14 - 6th in the ACAC North

Lakeland Rustlers - 15-3 - 1st in the ACAC North

What's Next?

NAIT Ooks @ Keyano Huskies - Feb.7, 6:00pm

Lakeland Rustlers @ GPRC Wolves - Jan.31, 6:00pm