The #25 state ranked Lady Cats’ volleyball team saw their district record slip to 0-2 after a 3-1 loss at #14 ranked Lindale Tuesday (September 25) night. The score was 18-25, 26-24, 14-25 and 22-25. It was the Lady Cats second road loss in district play.
In set one, the Lady Eagles led only 17-16 but then closed with an 8-2 run to win, 25-18. The Lady Cats just hung on to win set two. They had a 24-19 lead late but the Lady Eagles scored five straight points to tie it up, 24-24. The Lady Cats captured the last two points to take the set and even the match at one set apiece. Lindale cruised to victory in set three, 25-14 to take a two sets to one lead. The Lady Eagles led late in set four, 24-19 when the Lady Cats began to rally. The Lady Cats scored three straight points before the Lady Eagles got the point they needed to wrap up the set and the match.
The Lady Cats are now 24-9 for the season. They have their first home district match of the season Friday (September 28) as they play Greenville. The varsity match gets underway at 5 p.m.