FPS staff report
October 8, 2012
|Members of the Carrollton volleyball team celebrate after scoring a point in their match last Thursday night against Minerva.
The Carrollton varsity volleyball team is enjoying one of its better seasons in recent history.
In action last week, Carrollton split a pair of Northeastern Buckeye Conference matches to bring their season record to 16-4 overall and 9-3 in the NBC.
The Lady Warriors were to end their 2012 regular season this week with matches at Louisville Tuesday and Salem on Thursday.
The Warriors will begin tournament play Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the St. Clairsville Division II sectional against Cambridge at 6 p.m. If victorious, Carrollton will return to action on Oct. 20 at 6 p.m.
Last Tuesday the Warriors were on the road at Alliance.
Senior Mackenzie Hess recorded 13 kills and five solo blocks to lead Carrollton to a 25-10, 25-11 and 25-18 win over the Aviators.
Senior Liza Kirk also had a big night for the Warriors with 12 points and 15 digs. Addie Davis added eight points (3 aces) and Kelsey Voll finished with 25 assists.
Last Thursday, the Warriors hosted rival Minerva. The Lions defeated the Warriors in three sets, 25-21, 25-22 and 25-17.
Hess finished with eight kills and three solo blocks, while Kirk recorded 10 digs.
Offensively, Addie Borland had 12 service points, including two aces and Voll had 22 assists.