Burns defeats Vale in EOL volleyball action

Vale's Sierra Cleaver leans to make a pass in the Viking's home loss to Burns in September. Burns defeated the Vikings a second time Tuesday night in league play. (The Enterprise/Jayme Fraser).

BURNS – Burns defeated Vale in three sets Tuesday night in a league match with post-season implications.

Burns downed Vale 25-24 in the first game and then clinched 25-23 and 25-15 wins in the next two matches to seal the win.

“It was an incredible match full of extremely long rallies and a defense that was impeccable,” said Shannon Steele, Vale varsity volleyball coach.

Steele highlighted the play of Vale netters Emmy Johnson, Maycee Delong and Sierra Cleaver during the contest.

“They had some of the best defensive moments in their careers,” said Steele.

Vale . . .