The Lady Cats’ volleyball team went to a decisive fifth set to defeat Mt. Vernon on the road Tuesday night. The Lady Cats improved to 11-6 for the season. Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Allison Irvin said this is the first 5-set match of season and was an exhausting, stressful two hours long. Irvin said each of the matches were close with long rallies.
The Lady Cats won the first set and then in the second had a five point lead only to have the Lady Tigers score 10 unanswered points. The victory for the Lady Cats was called a team effort according to Irvin. Irvin commended specific point and kill leaders.