Wednesday Prep Volleyball Round Up

Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Ooltewah picked up two wins Tuesday night at Signal Mountain. The Lady Owls defeated Signal Mountain 2-0 (25-10, 25-13) and Hixson 2-0 (25-13, 25-16)

Ooltewah stats vs. Signal Mountain
Sloan Sullivan 5 kills, 1 dig, 2 aces, .5 block
Josie Cain 5 digs, 2 assists
Summer Williams 1 kill, 7 digs, 2 aces
Bethany Spange 1 kill, 7 digs,
Hanna Matthews 1 kill, 3 digs, 2 aces, 13 assists, 2 blocks solo
Alex Biro 3 kills, 1 dig, 1 block solo
Courtlyn Ison 4 kills
Emily Grace Thompson 4 aces
Spange 1 dig

Ooltewah stats vs. Hixson 
Sloan Sullivan 3 kills, 5 digs, 2 aces
Josie Cain 6 digs
Summer Williams 1 kill, 2 digs, 3 aces
Hanna Matthews 3 digs, 1 ace, 15 assists, .5 block
Alex Biro 5 kills, .5 block
Courtlyn Ison 11 kills, 1 block
Maddie Milliken 1 dig
Kailin Higgins 1 dig, 6 assists, 1 block
Allie Jones 2 kills
Hannah Henderson 1 kill, 1 dig
Emily Grace Thompson 4 digs

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Soddy-Daisy traveled to Red Bank and defeated the Lady Lions 3-0.  
Haley Reynolds led Soddy with 10 kills on only 13 attempts.  
The Lady Trojans are now 15-8 overall and 2-2 in the district.
Soddy will be hosting the CSI Playday this Saturday.

Soddy-Daisy stats
Haley Reynolds: 10 kills, 3 blocks, 
Hannah Robertson: 16 digs, 1 ace
Chloe Mitchell: 10 assists, 15 digs, 1 block, 4 kills, 2 aces
Lauren Smith: 14 digs, 1 kills, 2 aces
Karigan Fulghum: 5 digs, 1 assist, 3 kills, 3 aces
Abby Walker: 11 digs, 2 kills, 1 ace
Alex Folker: 3 kills, 3 digs, 2 blocks
Whitley Phipps: 2 aces, 1 dig
Breanna Britton: 1 dig
Cameron Swafford: 1 kill, 1 dig
Amber Hatfield: 2 aces, 3 digs
Kirstie Williams: 1 kill

Grayson Brown: 2 digs

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 Walker Valley fell to East Hamilton 22-25, 24-26, 17-25 on Wednesday.

Walker Valley Stats:
Baylee Boen - 1 ace, 1 assist, 8 kills, 8 digs, 6 receptions
Madison Pruett - 1 ace, 3 kills, 11 dig, 8 receptions
Rachel Lawhorn - 3 blocks, 14 kills, 1 dig
Ashlyn Flock - 9 assists, 3 kills, 6 digs
Abby Campbell - 11 assists, 4 digs
Alex Rominger - 4 digs, 11 receptions
Gracie Pierce - 1 kill, 4 digs, 3 receptions
Alexan Crittenden - 1 ace, 0.5 blocks, 2 kills, 2 digs, 1 reception
Abbi Mason - 2 assists, 1 dig
Mikayla Lumpkin - 1 kill, 1 dig
Katelin Scoggins - 2 receptions
Nikki Prugh - 1 reception
Sara Wilson - 1 reception



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