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Middle hitter Georgia Sullivan makes contact with a spike in the Giants 2-0 win over Zion-Benton on Oct. 28 at Barrington High School. Photos by Gary Larsen/22nd Century Media
Kayla Keats prepares for the next point.
Gary Larsen, Freelance Reporter
9:52 am CDT October 29, 2019
After Highland Park’s Class 4A regional quarterfinal against Zion-Benton, the Giants’ Christina Martin offered arguably the most universal answer for what always seems to spur a volleyball team on to victory.
“I think we just got our energy up,” Martin said.
A 50-minute bus ride from Highland Park on a cold Monday night delivered a somewhat sluggish Giants team to Barrington’s gym, for a regional play-in game on Oct.