Golden Eagles triumph at Sheldon Invitational

By: Journal Sports Staff
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The serving of Natalee Consulo and Bailey Humes helped the Del Oro High girls volleyball team defeat Colfax 25-19, 25-15 in Saturday’s Sheldon Invitational final. Consulo, a senior libero, and Humes, a junior setter, served for eight points apiece in the title match, with Humes recording three service aces. Humes also dished out 14 assists. Senior outside hitter Emily Mattevi led the Golden Eagles (16-2) with six kills in the final. Juniors Belle Obert and Aly Duffin performed well at the net throughout the tournament. Del Oro defeated Center 25-14, 25-17 in the quarterfinals and East Nicolaus 25-12, 25-16 in the semifinals. In pool play the Golden Eagles defeated Elk Grove 25-12, 25-15 and Del Campo 25-15, 25-18.