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From start to finish, Bonita was a determined bunch.
Natasha Hui had some great service aces, Lauren Reed had some solid sets, Olivia Rioseco, Riley Inman and Carrie Mcglohhon delivered several devastating kills and their teammates sustained several long rallies, keeping their fans shouting and screaming from the start to the end of the match, but it still wasn’t enough as Bonita fell to […]
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