The Blue “B” team lost in a hard fought 3 set match with scores of 25-17, 21-25 and 18-25. Gabby Griffin had an outstanding night on both front and back row with 5 kills, 4 aces and 7 defensive saves. Setter Isabella Hellman also had a great night with 12 assists to front row hitters and 6 saves on defense. Right Side hitter Riley Black helped the team out with 3 kills as did Outside Hitter Kaylee Rucker. Good effort ladies!
The Gold “A” team took down the Highland Park Raiders in a 3 set match with scores of 25-18, 23-25 and 25-19. Outside Hitter Ainsley Spangle kept the Raider defense on their heels with a monster 10 KILLS on the night! Defensive Specialists Rylee Hallford Landry Worsham and Olivia Tenney once again protected the floor with 30+ saves, combined. Outside Hitter Olivia Witte had a great night with 7 saves, 5 kills and 11 service points including 3 aces. These ladies finished the regular season super strong and are ready for the district tournament this weekend!
Closing out the evening, the White “C” lost in two games with scores of 16-25 and 14-25! Defensive Specialist Page Marchino had 15 beautiful passes to target and 10 saves. Middle Blocker Olivia Sherman had 3 aces and 2 shanked serves. Madison Blount and Lilly Pierce both had success at the service line as well. These ladies have poured their hearts into this season and have improved so much! I can’t wait to see what the future holds for them!
This Saturday the Gold “A” squad will compete at PSA McKinney in the district tournament. First game starts at 8:00am. Next Wednesday, the Lionettes will have one final “playoff” game for the season. That game will be determined once all of the results from this week are calculated throughout the district. As soon as we know who our opponent is, and where we will play, we will get that information out to the public! One heart, One team, LIONETTES!!!
The Blue “B” team fought hard but came up short and lost their set in three games, 25-23, 14-25 and 21-25. Genevieve Miller served the most points of the night, scoring 14 points for her team. Ella Cantu played great as a setter and also tipped the ball over the net 6 times. Katelyn Walerczyk had 7 great hits at the net, including 3 kills. Great job to the entire squad for their hard work!
The Gold “A” team played two games, winning 25-15 and 25-20. Middle hitter Avery Calame had 13 strong hits at the net, including 4 aces. Top server of the night was Macy Parker with 8 points. Hannah Billeter also contributed 5 serving points and 7 solid hits at the net. Way to work as a team!
Closing out the evening, the White “C” team lost their set in three close games, 20-25, 25-14 and 21-25. Kaylin Chapin served 12 times and had three strong hits at the net, including an excellent ace! Top server of the night was Daneyah Green with 13 points. Alorah Kovatch had great defensive moves and passed the ball 17 times. Excellent teamwork and determination on the court!
Great work ladies! The last game of the season will be played on November 2nd. The place is to be determined. One Heart, One Team, LIONETTES!