This was a good district last year and there's no reason to believe it won't be just as good in 2017. At least 12 starters are back for each District 8-3A Division II squad, and this league produced three teams that went to the area round or better last season.
CARTHAGE -- The Carthage Lady Dawgs began the volleyball season with a 25-19, 25-15, 25-18 sweep of Bullard on Tuesday. Matti Doffitt led Carthage (1-0) with 10 kills and four blocks. Dede Pope added 10 kills, while Kim Worsham and Lexi Alexander teamed for 28 assists, and Courtney Edge and Addi Blis…
Emory Rains entered the 2016 season with big expectations. It didn't disappoint. The Ladycats went undefeated in District 13-4A play and clinched the league title with ease. They advanced on to the Region II tournament semifinal round before calling it a year.
Most Valuable Player — Mike Edmonson, Sr., Harmony Offensive MVP — Tye Elie, Sr., Edgewood Co-Defensive MVPs — Chase Boyd, Sr., Winona; Damion Rogers, Sr., Lone Oak Co-Offensive Newcomers of the Year — Quin Johnson, Fr ... Read More