Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Bailry Dorner says her team’s Tuesday night (October 15) match at Royse City, a 3-2 loss, was a very emotional and intense game for both teams. She calls the loss a very tough one. Coach Dorner says her team battled but just could not finish some of the sets. The score was 23-25, 26-24, 23-25, 25-21 and 15-7. She says her team had great moments and bad moments but more good than bad, She praises libero Paris Pickett for being all over the court and collecting a season high 24 digs. Coach Dorner says the Lady Cats spread the ball around with lots of players collecting kills. Sadie Washburn had a team high 17 kills, Sydney Washburn had 10, Nylah Lindley 9, Brooklyn Burnside 8 and Erika VanBenthem 6. The loss left the Lady Cats in a third place tie with Royse City. Both have 3-3 district records. Coach Dorner says the Lady Cats have a big match at Lindale Friday. The Lady Eagles won the first round match between the two, 3-1 at Sulphur Springs High School. Lindale is tied for first place with Greenville with both having 5-1 district marks.
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