The Eagles' next opponent was the Gregory Gorillas, who gave them a run for their money. Knutson had 21 digs for the Eagles. Other leaders were Pam Kathol with 15 digs and four blocks. Jessie Rudd also had 10 set assists.
On Tuesday Sept. 13, the Eagles traveled to Freeman to take on the Freeman Academy Bobcats for Tri-Valley Conference play. I-W won in three games. The scores were 25-10, 25-15, 25-10.
Tiffany Ganshow, Shawna Knutson, and Jessie Stockland each had five kills. Ashley Anderson had 5 set assists. Pam Katol had 11 digs while Andrea Bakke added 10 for the win, respectively.
On Thursday, Sept. 17, the Eagle volleyball team traveled to Tea Area to take on the Titans. When all looked dim for the Eagles, they came back to win the fourth game 26-24.
The other games' scores were 25-17, 12-25, 19-25, 15-13.
"We played hard the first game, and then we just got too relaxed. But we came back to win it!" said junior Emily Ganschow.
The Eagles improve to 2-4 overall and 1-0 in TVC.