The Dowell Lionettes Eighth grade volleyball teams suffered a heart breaking evening against the Highland Park Highlanders on Thursday night.
The Dowell Blue “B” team fought with resiliency all night even with the loss of two teammates and lost in three games, 21-25, 25-21 and 22-25. Outstanding players for these three games were Lauren Folsom for
offensive with 3 kills and 2 tips and Maggie Scales for defensive player with 8 saves. Audrey Broas was
the overall player of the game with 4 saves and 3 aces.
The Gold “A” team lost a rough set in two, 16-25 and 19-25. Overall defensive player was Ashley Mollett
with 2 saves and 2 blocks and outstanding offensive player was Sarah Hodson with 11 hits, 3 tips and 1
The White “C” team lost in tough form in two, 19-25 and 13-25. Outstanding all-around players for these
matches were Taylor Smith for offensive player with 3 kills and 2 aces and Riley Donohoe for overall
action all week long.
Next set is against the Cockrill Cowgirls on Thursday, October 13th, starting at 5:00pm at Dowell.
The 7th Grade Dowell Volleyball Team also played Cockrill. HP won the A game 25-16, the B game 25-8 and the C-game, 25-14.