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Buffalo High School Volleyball kicks up two a day practices

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With fall sports underway, the high school volleyball team took to the courts for their two-a-day practices the week before school. The team practiced morning and afternoon, working on skills, conditioning and game positions. The team ended their practice week with a scrimmage on Saturday morning. The first game of the season is currently scheduled for Friday, Aug. 28 at Big Horn.  

Girls return to their water bottles during a water break

Girls return to their water bottles during a water break on Thursday. While masks were not required for the players during the practice, they were required to put them on once they went into the hallway to get their stuff after practice.

Holland Stowe stretches for a block against hitter Anatefka Webber

Holland Stowe stretches for a block against hitter Anatefka Webber on Thursday. The scrimmages only happened for the second part of practice following skill specific drills.

Molly Andrews waits for the ball before serving during a scrimmage

Molly Andrews waits for the ball before serving during a scrimmage at practice on Thursday morning. Their were two courts set up in the gym, one used for drills and the other used for scrimmaging.

Buffalo’s volleyball team is hosting two a days during the week

Buffalo’s volleyball team is hosting two a days during the week before school starts on Aug. 24. Once school starts, the team is scheduled to shift to practicing just once a day after school.

The locked up bleachers served as storage for the girls’ water bottles

The locked up bleachers served as storage for the girls’ water bottles and masks during practice on Thursday. The bottles were spread out along both sides of the bleachers rather than in all one place.

Tess Rule sits before a dig during the practice scrimmage

Tess Rule sits before a dig during the practice scrimmage on Thursday. A more formal scrimmage will be held on Saturday, Aug. 22, at 10 a.m. as a kickoff to the season for the team.

The volleyball team finished practice with conditioning drills

The volleyball team finished practice with conditioning drills on Thursday. They did a few full sprints and a number of shorter line sprints, before doing a timed final sprint.

Photojournalist

Jessi Dodge joined the Bulletin as a photojournalist and a Report for America corp member in 2020. If you have ideas or comments, reach out at jessi@buffalobulletin.com.

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