The Dowell 7th grade volleyball Lionettes’ Blue team battled hard to stay alive in the end-of-the-season tournament this weekend, but fell short against Evans Middle School losing 12-25 and 21-25. Top players of the game included Courtney Burgess with great net play and Ciara Kase with consistent point- yielding serves.
The White team fought to the bitter end, making it all the way to three sets only to fall short of advancing in their tournament. The Lionettes lost 21-25 in the first set, came back in the second set to win 25-14, but eventually lost the match against Cockrill M.S. 24-26. Standout players included Alex Coleman and Karen Dabrois who attacked the net and Went on fantastic serving runs.
Both teams will play their last game Tuesday against Denison at Denison. The Blue team will take the floor first at 5pm followed by the Gold and then White teams.