The Gulliver girls’ volleyball team shut down Coral Springs in three consecutive sets 25-19, 25-23, 25-19 on Wednesday afternoon.
Rookie Caro Mengotti led the Raiders with six kills, an ace and eight digs.
“Caro jumps great and she’s been doing a good job at putting the ball where we need it,” said Gulliver coach Ed Potter.
Stephanie Potter registered 13 digs, followed by sister Lauren, who had 11 kills.
“Lauren has a bright future ahead of her and Stephanie has improved a lot,” Potter said. “Service was much better in this game, we played very well; the girls went really solid on defense and hitters improved.”
Although the team has a 10-2 record this season, players are still determined to work on some key elements on the court.
“We need to improve our serve receive, but its getting better. Offense is fine, but we need to remain in system, we don’t do well without it,” coach Potter said.
The Raiders next face Ransom on Friday at 2:30.
• Gulliver d. Coral Springs Charter 25-19, 25-23, 25-19: Lauren Potter 11 kills, 1 ace. Stephanie Potter 13 digs. Caro Mengotti 6 kills, 1 ace, 8 digs. GUL 10-9.
• Mourning d. Varela. 25-19, 25-16-25, 14-25, 25-23, 16-14: Mary Shelow 20 kills, 1 block, 22 digs. Amanda Rey 5 kills, 16 digs, 11 assists. Molly Yao 5 kills, 9 digs, 18 assists. ATM 16-2
• Late Tuesday, Miami Country Day d. Scheck Hillel 25-11, 25-12: Nikki Scheck (HIL) 1 kill, 1 dig. Aliza Lichy (HIL) 1 dig. Dana Sadovnic (HIL) 1 dig. Faryn Scheck (HIL) 1 dig. HIL 1-6.
• Miami Christian d. Belen 5-2: High Games: Jeffrey Yaniz (MC) 236, Alex Yaniz (MC) 209. High Series: Alex Yaniz (MC) 596. MC 8-3.
• Columbus 197, Braddock 111: 200 IM: Bradley Adan (CC). 100 fly: Bradley Adan (CC). 200 free: Robert Ballestas (CC). 50 free: Ryan Dawson (CC). 100 free: Ryan Dawson (CC). 100 back: Tyler Anderson (CC). 500 free: Sam Hicks (CC). 100 breast: Justin Alem (CC). CC 9-1.
Miami Springs vs. American (Traz), 7:00
Gulliver Prep vs. Booker T. Washington (Curtis), 7:00
South Miami vs. Columbus (Tropical Park), 7:00
Sunset vs. Ferguson (Southridge), 7:00
Westland Hialeah vs. Goleman (Milander), 7:00
Berean Christian vs. Hillel (N. Miami), 7:00
Ransom Everglades at Miami Country Day, 7
Hialeah Gardens vs. Goleman (PSN-North), 3:30
Westland Hialeah vs. Hialeah (Milander), 4:00
TERRA vs. Braddock (Braddock), 3:30
Homestead vs. South Dade (SD), 5:00
Hialeah-Miami Lakes vs. Miami Springs (MSP), 5:00
Booker T. Washington vs. Northwestern (NW), 5:00
Pinecrest Prep vs. Keys Gate (Keys Gate), 5:00
North Miami vs. American (American), 5:00
International Studies Charter vs. Miami High (MHS), 5:00
Mater Academy Charter vs. Mater Lakes (Miami Job Corps), 5:00
TERRA vs. Varela (Braddock), 5:00
Miami Christian vs. Princeton Christian (PCS), 5:00
Divine Savior vs. Island Christian (IC), 5:00
Florida Christian vs. Monsignor Pace (Pace), 5:30
Hialeah Educational Academy vs. Archemedian (Jose Marti), 6:00
Ronald Reagan vs. St. Brendan (St. Brendan), 6:30
Varela vs. Braddock (Braddock), 6:30
Yeshiva vs. Hebrew Academy (Hebrew Academy), 7:00