The Maxwell volleyball team got a lot of momentum on Saturday when it won the always tough Loomis 9-11 Memorial Tournament.In the first of three matches, the Lady Wildcats (4-1) swept Elwood in two straight sets 25-17, 25-23.
Then in the next match, Maxwell swept Loomis 25-16, 25-17.
In the championship match, the Wildcats toppled Bertrand in three, winning 22-25, 29-27, 25-17 and handing the Vikings their first loss of the season.
Sydney Mullin had 42 kills combined on the day for Maxwell. The senior also had 17 digs and six blocks.
Janie Sommer had 12 kills and Nikki Howitt had eight kills and seven blocks.
Grace Sommer had 75 set assists. Birkleigh Vrbka and Madison Thompson had 21 and 16 digs, respectively.