The Lady Cats’ volleyball team took on a tough, strong team on the road and lost a match to talented Mansfield Lake Ridge, 3-0 Tuesday night. Score was 25-15, 25-12 and 25-22. The loss dropped the Lady Cats season record to 16-10. Lake Ridge is now 21-7 according to Max Preps.
After the game, Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Justin Maness said Lake Ridge was a tough team but he said playing them was a great experience for the Lady Cats. He said Lake Ridge is a top 20 team in Texas and is ranked #117 nationally. Coach Maness said they have players committed to Texas, TCU and Nebraska. He said despite the scores, the Lady Cats did compete.
Stats for the Lady Cats, Kaylee Jefferson led the team in kills with 6. Madi Vickery had 4. Abbi Baier, Erika VanBenthem and Mieke VanBenthem had 3 apiece. Anden Hammack had 13 assists and Lexie Whisenhunt had 4.
Coach Maness had added a game to the team’s schedule. Instead of a bye Friday, the Lady Cats will play Pleasant Grove at 4:30 p.m. JV and freshmen games will follow.