Nebraska Christian completes improbable comeback

Grace Langemeier (10) of Nebraska Christian scores a point for the Eagles, Sept. 26, 2017, at Centura (KHGI)

CAIRO --- Nebraska Christian was able to stay undefeated in a sweep of Centura (-25, -23, -16) Tuesday night at Centura High School.

How the Eagles got there was the truly impressive part.

Trailing Centura (15-2) 22-14 in the first set, Nebraska Christian (14-0) went on a 13-3 run to win the first set. The second set was also decided by two points in a hard-fought match between two schools who entered the day in the top three spots of the C2 Nebraska high school wild card standings.

Centura senior Emily Krolikowski had 16 kills and Brooklyn Hostetler had 11 of her own. Krokikowski was extremely efficient with a .520 hitting percentage.

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