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October 23, 2012

GC Volleyball Roundup: Wortham clinches 2nd place in 14-1A

Playoff doubleheader set next Tuesday at Navarro

Wortham lost the first set, then came back and won three straight to beat Kerens and clinch second place in 14-1A.

The Lady Bulldogs topped Kerens 20-25, 25-17, 25-21, 25-23 in Wortham.

It set up Tuesday’s bi-district playoffs featuring a doubleheader at Navarro. Kerens will play Kopperl in the first game, followed by Frost against Wortham.

Wortham (21-15,11-3) was led by Sara Sessions with 13 assists and four digs. Kendle Rhodes had 15 assists and four digs. Kenzie Sessions had 16 digs. Amber Libhart had 20 kills, eight blocks and 12 digs. Kennedy Vogel had six kills, three blocks and six digs. Elisha Libhart had six kills, three blocks and five digs. Hannah McCord had three kills, two blocks and four digs. Kierra Busby had five kills, three blocks and three digs. Jaclyn Black had two kills and six digs. Davesha Eggins had three kills and two blocks. Katie Looney had four digs.

Kerens (20-12, 9-5) was led by Breanna Wells, who was 17 for 17 on serves with six kills, 15 digs and six blocks. Marqueshia Kelly had 10 kills and two blocks. Taylor Ames was 16 for 18 on serves with three kills. Cambree Betts was 14 for 14 on serves with two kills and six digs. Tinesha Tolliver was 14 of 15 on serves with two kills and seven digs.

Mildred finishes off strong regular season: Mildred (21-17, 7-3) beat Marlin 25-15, 25-17, 25-19 on Tuesday night in a tuneup for the playoffs.

Olivia Farmer had eight kills, a block and five digs. Audra Springer had nine kills and three digs. Joanna Tapley had six kills, five aces and six digs. Jenny Jock had a block and seven assists.

Savannah Pritchett had two blocks and two digs. Stephanie Zamora had three assists and three digs. Maddie Moore had nine assists. Callie Bland had seven digs.

Mildred plays a warmup game at home against Eustace at 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Frost beats Avalon: Frost beats Avalon: Dakota Lassetter had two kills, a block and 16 assists as Frost beat Avalon 25-13, 25-16, 25-9.

Diana Rios had four kills for Frost (13-10, 9-5). Hillaree Schwartz had four kills, seven assists and five aces. Jae Moore had 11 kills and three digs. Kadee Bowling had three kills.

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