AVON, Oct. 26 – For the second straight night, the top ranked team in the state was in Avon to face the Falcons as part of Spirit Week activities. On Tuesday night, No. 1 Glastonbury dominated the Falcons in girls soccer with a 7-1 decision although Avon scored a goal for the first time in 10 games against the Tomahawks.
On Wednesday night, the Avon High volleyball team hosted Farmington, the No. 1 ranked team in the state coaches poll. The Indians took care of business sweeping Avon, 3-0 (25-16, 25-19, 25-11) to finish the regular season undefeated for the third time in the last four years.
Farmington was thrilled afterward. Not only did the Indians finish the season with an 18-0 record but they didn’t drop a set all season.
“Our team has worked well together all season,” Farmington senior hitter Emily Raus said. “It’s been very exciting. Everything feeds off each other. We start with a perfect pass, we get a set and get a good swing at it.” Raus had 12 kills while teammate Caroline Piera had a game-high 13 kills.Continue Reading