The Dowell Lionettes 8th grade volleyball teams played Prosper Reynolds Middle School on Thursday, Sept. 13th taking 2 out of the 3 matches!
The Blue “B” team won in two games with scores of 25-13 and 25-11. Outstanding servers of the game were Mallory Hugghins and Cambri Stone with 3 Aces each. Landry Hugghins, Kelsey Drake and Sophie Habrat each had 2 kills on offense, and Libero Jacqueline Cape killed it on defense! The Blue squad is 2 for 2 so far this season and will compete this weekend in the MISD Invitational Tournament at Cockrill Middle School.
The Gold “A” team took down Reynolds in two games with scores of 27-25 and 25-21. Maddie Strock, Finley Turrentine and Sydney Visser each had 3 aces from behind the service line, and Reagan Brown also contributed 3 aces accompanied by 4 big kills at the net. Holland Hannon had an amazing game on the net with 4 kills and she and Kyanna Creecy had 2 monster blocks each.
Closing out the evening, the White “C” team lost their game in 2 with scores of 18-25 and 23-25! Sophia Sherman, Emma Demouy and Hailey Millwee all contributed 2 aces from behind the service line. Qua Mathis and Millwee each had 2 kills at the net. Defensive Specialist Alivia Rowe had a great night on defense keeping the ball off the floor, and Hailey Millwee and Lindsey O’Harah did an awesome job stepping into their new roles as setters for their team.
We continue to be amazed by our Lady Lionettes’ constant progress and dedication on the court. Our next game is at AWAY next Thursday, Sept. 20th, against Faubion Middle School One Heart, One Team, LIONETTES!
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