Volleyball falls to Hopkins

Grace Coughlin, Staff Writer

Benilde-St. Margaret’s girls’ volleyball hosted the Hopkins Royals at home on Tuesday, September 10. The Red Knights were outplayed and defeated in the first match. They battled back from a large deficit in the second match, but lost by a score of 25-19, Hopkins. The Red Knights showed no signs of defeat during the third match, coming out strong with a lead of 8-3. Sophomore rookie Peri Warren and senior captain Sara Taffe stepped up for the Red Knights with some key plays, but the Royals battled back to lead 14-11. Despite numerous hustle plays by the Red Knights, Hopkins finished the match with a final score of 25-14, winning the game 3-0. “The game was filled with mixed emotions, we had a lot of high and low points,” senior captain Emma Lysne said.