The Dorris-Eaton School's eighth-grade girls volleyball team defeated Stanley Middle School of Lafayette at the Orinda Intermediate School Volleyball Tournament on Oct. 25. The two finalists were undefeated after competing against Joaquin Moraga, Willard, King, Piedmont and Albany. In the finals, Dorris-Eaton jumped ahead of Stanley early in the match and maintained the lead to win, 25-5.
"These girls know how to win games," said Dorris-Eaton Assistant Coach Ben Deane. Head coach Mary Dickens praised her team as "always working together and understanding true team play."
The Dorris-Eaton team included Sara Jensen, Brenna Deane, Nina Fairbairn, Emily Radler, Adelle Park, Sophia Takashima, Saki Kitadai, Elyse Kedzie and Rachel Tagle.