The Rams fought hard to take the Dragons from the Universite St Anne 3-2 for the first Rams win of the season.
The first set saw the Rams roll to a 25-16 win, but the Dragons regained the momentum to take the 2nd set 25-19.
The 3rd set was a tough battle that USA took 25-23. The Rams regained the momentum and took the 4th 25-20 . In the 5th, the Dragons reached 8 pts first, but the Rams
fought back to win the set 15-10 and the match 3-2.
Leading the Rams were Sarah Van den Heuvel with 10 kills, 2 digs and 4 service aces; Rookie Jillian Ferguson with 7 kills and 11 digs; Xenna Mazal with 7 kills and 4 digs. Yukie Xie, Courtney George and
Maddie De Coste were defensive standouts with 18, 13, and 16 digs respectively.
For the Dragons Marise Gionet led with 12 kills and 22 digs; followed closely by Isabelle Poirier with 12 kills and 17 digs.
The Rams next match is Nov 3 when they travel to MTA for a 5 pm match against the Mounties.
The Rams are now 1-1 after the first weekend of ACAA play.