The Grain Valley volleyball team is a season-opening winner.

The Grain Valley volleyball team is a season-opening winner.

Jordan Morrison had 12 kills and Elise Gouldsmith added six and Jena Prue led the defense with nine digs as the host Eagles defeated St. Joseph Benton 25-19, 25-14 Monday night.

“It was overall a great win for our program,” Grain Valley coach Keri Peterson said.

The junior varsity match resulted in a 25-22, 25-22 Grain Valley victory.