Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Justin Maness says the Lady Cats did not come out with the focus they needed to come out with against Marshall Friday. Still the Lady Cats managed to hang on and win the first two close sets, 25-22 and 25-20. Coach Maness says Marshall came out ready to play. He says they had energy and were motivated to knock off the Lady Cats. Coach Maness says he told his team it is important to be focused and to be ready to play.
Eventually the Lady Cats started to play better and they won set three, 25-10. Coach Maness says the Lady Cats broke Marshall down as the serve and swing plays started coming on. The Lady Cats got lots of service aces while Coach Maness says the servers attempted to minimize errors. He says the Lady Cats also got a lot of blocks.
Pesky Greenville is next for the Lady Cats Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in Wildcats Gym. The Lady Lions defeated the Lady Cats in an early tournament this year but the Lady Cats picked up a district win in Greenville on September 22. Coach Maness says the Lady Cats can’t ever overlook Greenville. The Lady Cats are 6-2 in district play and they are in second place. Undefeated and first place Texas High comes to Wildcats Gym this Friday at 4:30 p.m.
The Lady Cat game will be heard on KSST Tuesday and video replay will occur later in the week.