WHITEHOUSE -- The Whitehouse LadyCats earned a 25-17, 25-15, 25-17 sweep of Nacogdoches in District 16-5A volleyball action Tuesday night.
LONGVIEW -- Hallsville had been down this particular road against Longview before.
Almost a year ago to the day, the Lady Lobos rallied from a two-set deficit to snap the Ladycats' District 15-5A unbeaten streak. That loss helped ultimately force a state-ranked Hallsville team into a district championship tie.
Hallsville worked out to a two-set lead in Tuesday's match at Lobo Coliseum and suffered a decisive loss in the third set. This time, however, the Ladycats were able to rally for a narrow 25-18, 25-18, 15-25, 25-23 win.
BECKVILLE -- Beckville took down Carlisle in straight sets, 25-17, 25-16, 25-18 and moved to 6-0 in District 20-2A.
Natalie Morris led the Ladycats with 14 points in the match. She aced a team-best four serves and scored 10 kills, second-best behind Carley Lawhorn's 12 kills...
HARMONY -- The Alba-Golden Lady Panthers remained perfect in District 14-3A play with a 25-22, 25-15, 25-20 sweep of Harmony on Tuesday night.
WHITEHOUSE -- The Ladycats remained in the thick of early District 16-5A positioning Tuesday with a three-set sweep of Jacksonville at Wildcat Arena.
Whitehouse's 25-10, 25-17, 25-9 victory pushed its league record to 3-2 with seven more matches remaining in the regular season. The Maidens, by contrast, fell to 0-5 within the district.
TYLER -- Whitehouse rallied late to move to 2-2 overall in District 16-5A play .
The Ladycats scored 23-25, 25-19, 19-25, 25-15, 15-6 victory against John Tyler.
Beth Hood led Whitehouse offensively with 12 kills and four blocks...
EMORY -- No. 25 Rains kicked off District 14-4A play the right way with a narrow, 29-27, 25-22, 17-25, 23-25, 15-13 victory against Canton.
Ashley Gowin played a big role on defense with 30 digs as did Courtney Luckett and Charlotte Bradshaw with 28 digs apiece in the victory.
LINDALE -- No surprise, District 16-5A is very competitive at the top. There's no margin for error right now.
The Lady Eagles' 25-19, 25-13, 25-10 victory Tuesday at home against league opponent Lufkin allowed it to keep pace with John Tyler and Corsicana in the early chase for first place...
SHELBYVILLE -- Leann Youngblood served up 12 aces in addition to three kills in Gary's 25-3, 25-9, 25-6 win at Shelbyville.
The win bumped the Lady Cats to 2-1 in District 20-2A competition.
TYLER -- Tyler All Saints moved to 5-1 in TAPPS District 2-4A with a three-set win against local rival Tyler Grace Community.
The Trojans took the match, 25-12, 25-12, 25-20.