Tuesday's Prep Volleyball Roundup

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
East Hamilton beat Cleveland in five games, 14-25, 21-25, 25-23, 27-25, 15-9
East Hamilton record is now  21-15 overall and 7-4 (district).

East Hamilton Stats:
 Sydney Harris:  44 assists, 14 D, 1 K, 1 Ace
 Briley Considine:  14 K, 10 D, 1 assist, 2 Aces, .5 B
 Samantha Headrick:  2 D, 1 B
 Emma Lenoir:  37 K, 19 D, 7 assists, 1 Ace, 1 B
 Somer Batten:  2 K, 5 D, 1 Ace, 2 B
 Kris Joo:  20 D, 1 A
 Kayli Jones : 1 B
 Niya Tomas:  1 K, 1 D, 1 B
 Tori Harris:  5 D
 Hannah Dattilo:  5 D

The Lady Trojans of Soddy-Daisy began their week with a 3-0 romp over the Lady Cherokees of McMinn County.
  Soddy Daisy won their 35th match of the  season.

Soddy-Daisy is now 35-16 overall and 5-4 in the district.

Soddy Daisy stats:
Haley Reynolds 10 kills 2 blocks
Hannah Robertson 5 aces  8 digs
Chloe Mitchell 16 assists   6 digs  2 kills  1 block
Lauren Smith 9 digs  2 kills
Karigan Fulghum  4 aces   5 assists   4 kills  1 block
Abby Walker  5 digs   4 kills  1 block
Mackenzie Landreth 2 aces
Alex Volker 5 kills 1 block
Whitley Phipps 3 aces 2 digs
Breanna Britton 1 assist
Grayson Brown  3 digs  1 kill
Amber Hatfield  1 dig
Cameron Swafford 2 kills


The Sale Creek volleyball team lost to Rhea County on Monday night by a score of 2-3.  The scores were 25-20, 27-29, 25-17, 19-25, and 10-15.  The Sale Creek record with the loss is 23-11, 5-0 in district.  

Sale Creek Stats:
Megan Storey    20 kills, 19 digs, 19 assists, 1 ace, and 1 block
Brooke Welch    38 digs, 1 ace
Mikayla Crowder    8 kills, 1 dig, 1 assist, 4 blocks
Regan Garrett    3 kills, 10 digs, 1 ace
Bailey Pugh    5 digs, 25 assists
Jordan Duncan    11 kills, 13 digs,3 blocks
Taylor Day    13 digs, 2 aces
Ariana Smith    3 kill, 1 assist, 2 blocks
Hayli Radtke     2 digs
Miranda Barnette    4 kills, 1 assist
Abbey Burton    1 dig, 1 ace
Lauren Smith    7 kills, 1 dig

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