By Mike Bruu, TSB Sports Writer
It was a tough night of volleyball for these two varsity programs on Friday.
The Lionettes lost on the road at Plano East 3-1. Scores of the match were 25-21, 20-25, 28-30, and 22-25.
MHS dropped to 0-7 in District 10-5A play with three matches remaining. The Lionettes will host Plano West on Tuesday night. Game time is set for 7 p.m.
Facing defending 3A state champion Lovejoy, the Lady Bulldogs put forth a great effort but fell short in the end, losing 3-0 to the Lady Leopards. The ladies started off rough, but quickly rebounded and were able to put some points up in the second and third sets. Scores for the match were 5-25, 12-25, and 18-25.
The Lady Bulldogs dropped to 4-7 in District 13-4A, which is now two games behind fourth place Wylie East for the final playoff spot in the district.
North was led offensively by Abbey Middleton in kills and Courtney Kankel led in blocks. Megan Brehm led in assists while Lexey Wilson led in defensive digs on the night.
The Lady Bulldogs will look to stay in the playoff hunt as they travel to Denison next Tuesday night. Game time is set for 6:30 p.m.
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