Tuesday Volleyball Roundup: Pine Tree Edges Whitehouse, Bullard Sweeps + More
LONGVIEW — Pine Tree outlasted Whitehouse in Monday night’s non-district match against Whitehouse, edging the LadyCats 25-21, 21-25, 22-25, 25-16, 15-12.
Sky Holmes led the way for Pine Tree with 14 kills, two blocks, 15 digs and three aces. Kennedy Sampson dished out 48 assists to go with a kill, block, 11 digs and two aces, while Kabreshia Orange added 13 kills, six digs and one ace.
Kerri Johnson had 11 kills, one block, 10 digs and five aces, Hannah Seibel chipped in with seven kills and a dig and Abi Skeeter finished with six kills and five digs. Brianna Johnson, Chelsea Chadwick and Taylor Assenheimer combined for 16 digs.
Whitehouse got seven kills and six blocks from Ashton Ates, while Kaitlyn Anderson added a team-high eight kills.
Teammate Kelly Keller had seven kills. Amanda Dimon led Whitehouse with 19 digs, while Ronnie Fountain dished out 29 assists. Lindsey Hannah served a team-high five aces.
Bullard Evens District Record at Gladewater
GLADEWATER — Bullard moved to 17-9 overall and 1-1 in District 16-3A on Tuesday with a 25-18, 25-11, 25-10 win at Gladewater.
Bullard’s Mackenzie Fish had 11 kills, two aces, and 13 digs, while Katie Cole added four aces and seven digs. Ashley Searcy had five kills, two blocks, and two aces. Maddy Davis chipped in with five kills, two aces, and seven digs, while Katie Tresize contributed four kills.
Rachel Kelley and Mallory McCoy led the Lady Panthers in assists, finishing with 11 and 10, respectively.
Bullard hosts Gilmer at 4:30 p.m. Friday for Teacher Night.
Gilmer Takes Down Henderson in Four
HENDERSON — The Gilmer Lady Buckeyes scored a 19-25, 25-11, 25-13, 25-23 win over Henderson on Tuesday in District 16-3A action.
Gilmer was led by Maci Ritter’s 18 kills, four blocks, one dig and six aces. Makayla Sikes added 11 kills, 11 digs and an ace, while Shaylee Fennell had 39 assists, two blocks, seven digs and two aces.
Destiny Brooks finished with five kills, one block, 13 digs and three aces, Christian Brown had eight kills, four blocks and 14 digs and Belynda Ray contributed a kill and two blocks.
Carthage Beats Tyler Lee and Marshall
CARTHAGE — Powered by Tennessee commit Iesha Bryant, Carthage swept Marshall and beat Tyler Lee in five games Tuesday night at home.
Bryant led the Lady Dawgs, now 22-7, with 24 kills against Tyler Lee. Setter Kenzie Tate had 54 assists in that match.
Carthage opens District 20-3A competition at home against Diboll at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Marshall was led by Tae Robinson’s seven kills in the 25-16, 25-14, 25-23 loss to Carthage. Heidi George added five kills and two blocks, Kaylee Nickerson had five kills and Jordan Robinson finished with three kills and three blocks.
The Lady Mavericks also lost to Tyler Lee on Tuesday, 25-11, 25-20, 25-16. Robinson led Marshall with 11 kills, while George finished with seven and Nickerson had four.
Eustace Sweeps Red Oak Life
RED OAK — The Eustace Lady Bulldogs cruised to District 13-2A sweep of Red Oak Life on Tuesday, 25-18, 25-18, 25-21.
Caitlyn Culp led Eustace on the night with nine kills. Mackenzie Abbott added four kills, while Peyton Dibari and Taylor Peebles had three kills apiece.
White Oak Sweeps Tatum
WHITE OAK — Madison Pecot’s nine kills, five aces, and four digs led White Oak to a 25-21, 25-14, 25-15 sweep of Tatum.
Rebecca Green had four kills, seven aces, and 10 digs, while Taylor Tramel added four kills and nine digs. Cayman Sutton had 13 assists, six aces, and four digs. Makenzie Goll chipped in with eight digs.
Winona Downs Troup
TROUP — Despite 12 kills and two aces from Josee Ross and 23 assists and two aces from Carly Dyess, Winona swept Troup 25-16, 25-23, 25-14 on Tuesday night.
Troup’s Paeton Nolan had nine kills, six blocks, and three aces, while Monet Hale added five kills, seven blocks, and one ace. Cheney Cover had two kills, two aces, and eight digs.
Sabine Fights Back to Beat Harmony
ROSEWOOD — After dropping Game 1, Sabine bounced back to beat Harmony 22-25, 25-14, 25-14, 25-19 on Tuesday night on the road.
Sabine (20-6, 2-0) got 14 kills, three aces, and seven digs from Haley Stuart, while Tylia Sylestine added eight kills and nine digs.
Sabine’s Brittany Terry had six kills, four aces, and five digs. Jayden Mount had a team-high 20 assists to accompany two aces and nine digs. Kennidee Taylor recorded a team-high 24 digs. Shelby Burns had three kills, six aces, and four digs.
Sabine travels to Hawkins for a 4:30 p.m. match Friday afternoon.
Arp Moves to 2-0 in District
ARP — Tinikia Lacy had eight kills and six digs, while Alicia Summers recorded 24 assists, one ace, and 14 digs to lead Arp to a 25-13, 25-21, 25-17 sweep of Frankston to remain unbeaten in district.
Arp’s Mikayla Frost had one kill, one ace, and a team-high 19 digs. India Rose Holland had five kills, one block, two aces, and 15 digs, while Kaci Kuykendall added four kills, one block, and four digs.
Megan Campell had six kills and five digs for Arp (8-17), which got one ace and 12 digs from Sydney Hall. Teammate Mandy Alibrando had a team-high four aces, plus eight digs.
Gary Rolls in Sweep of Leverett’s Chapel
GARY — Gary improved to 15-8 overall and 2-0 in district Tuesday night with a 25-5, 25-13, 25-6 sweep of Leverett’s Chapel.
Gary’s Collyn Pinkerton had 10 kills, one block, nine aces, and three digs. Ryley Beckham had eight kills, four aces, and nine digs, while Bailey Reistad added three kills, one ace, and seven digs. Josey Greer had two kills, 31 assists, one ace, and five digs. Sydney Ritter chipped in with four kills.
Gary’s Railey Daniels recorded a team-high 17 digs and added one kill and one ace. Kendal Curry had three kills. Melody McCroskey contributed one kill, one ace, and 10 digs.
Gary visits Overton on Friday.
Beckville Cruises Past Timpson
BECKVILLE — Taylor Lindsay and Ivy Rieke led Beckville to a 25-11, 25-4, 25-4 sweep of Timpson on Tuesday night.
Lindsay had 10 kills and seven digs, while Rieke added nine kills, four aces, and seven digs. Kassidy Alexander dished out 20 assists to accompany a 26-for-26 service performance and three digs. Carson Blair recorded six kills, two aces, and five digs.
Beckville’s Carley Lawhorn had four kills and one block. Natalie Morris served three aces. Shelby Allen and Stacie Brevard added one ace apiece.
Beckville (16-4, 2-0) visits Leverett’s Chapel at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Tyler All Saints Takes Down Waco Reicher in Five
WACO — Tyler All Saints fell behind 1-0 and 2-1, but stormed back for a 19-25, 25-20, 21-25, 25-14, 15-10 win at Waco Reicher on Tuesday night.
Lanna Johnson led All Saints, now 1-1 in district play, with 21 kills, while Madeline Wynne added 13. Maddie Smith dished out 42 assists. Johnson also led the Lady Trojans with 25 digs. Foster Hackney had 22.
All Saints hosts Tyler Grace at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday for Black Out Cancer Night.