Marshfield volleyball seniors Jackie Keating and Emily Boudreau both went off Wednesday night with 19 kills apiece in a 3-2 come-from-behind win over Plymouth South.
“Jackie was unbelievable all night –– that’s the best I’ve seen her play,” Marshfield coach Al Mirabile said. “Just unbelievable.”
The win puts the Rams (9-3, 8-0 Atlantic Coast League) one win away from locking up a second-straight league title.
Marshfield had to come back after the Panthers won games one and three to force a deciding fifth game. With a 7-5 lead in the game, junior Renae Hatcher came to the service line and ran off eight straight points for the win.
Keating and Boudreau both shined in the final game. On Hatcher’s first serve, Keating ended the volley with a kill, then Boudreau followed with three straight kills of her own. Keating earned point No. 12 with a kill, and Boudreau netted No. 13 with a block.
Senior Allison Robinson also added to the winning effort with 21 digs –– “She played lights out defensively,” Mirabile said.
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