Tuesday Prep Volleyball Round Up

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Brentwood Academy beat GPS on three games 25-15, 25-15, 25-16.   GPS drops to 3-7 on the season.


GPS Stats: 

Reagan Williams 1 kill, 13 assists, 7 digs, 1 block

Lilly Berger 4 kills, 1 assist, 8 digs, 1 block

Angela Bonds 7 kills, 9 digs

Jenna Simpson 1 kill, 1 ace, 10 digs

Gabby Hughes 4 kills, 6 assists, 3 aces, 3 digs


Soddy Daisy beat Cleveland 25-18, 25-22, 25-15.  Soddy-Daisy improves to 8-4 overall and 2-1 in the district. 

Soddy Daisy Stats: 

Karigan Fulghum  9 kills  1 block  14 digs  2 aces
 
Abby Walker  1 ace  9 kills  5 assists  16 digs
 
Hannah Robertson  4 kills  19 digs  1
 
Chloe Mitchell 2 aces  24 assists  6 kills  2 stuffs
 
Lauren Smith  2 kills  2 stuffs  10 digs 2 aces
 

East Hamilton beat McMinn County 25-6, 25-15, 25-8.  The Lady Hurricanes improve to 4-1 overall and 2-1 in district play.

East Hamilton Stats: 

Autumn Lowrie: 13 assists

Meredith Stott:  5 K, 1 D, 3 Aces
Samantha Headrick:  1 K, 6 D, 3 Aces
Emma Lenoir:  9 K, 10 D, 7 assists
Kayli Jones:  2 K, 1 D, .5 B
Somer Batten:  4 K, 4 D, 4 Aces, .5 B
Tori Harris :  3 D, 1 Ace
Jillian Myers:  3 Aces
Abigail Combs:  2 D




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