Tuesday Prep Volleyball Roundup

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
The Sale Creek volleyball team defeated Hixson Tuesday 3-0 by scores of 25-11, 25-23, and 26-24.  Sale Creek’s overall record is now 22-10.  

Sale Creek Stats
Megan Storey 11 kills, 11 digs, 5 assists, 1 ace
Brooke Welch 28 digs, 2 aces
Mikayla Crowder    7 kills, 2 digs, 3 blocks
Regan Garrett 3 kills, 3 digs
Bailey Pugh 8 digs, 17 assists, 3 aces
Jordan Duncan 11 digs, 5 aces, 1 block
Taylor Day 3 digs
Hayli Radtke 1 kill    
Miranda Barnette 2 kills, 1 dig, 1 assist, 1 block
Lexi Culpepper    1 ace
McKenna Morgan    1 ace


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