Marion blanks Panthers
Kirsten Lefler and Sarah Oakes each slammed down five kills as Marion cruised to a 25-18, 25-17, 25-19 win over Northwood.
Gracie Billings added 11 assists for the Scarlet Hurricanes, while Hunter Jones added four kills.
Lexie Woodward (10 digs, six kills) and Miranda McGlocklin (four kills) were the stat leaders for Northwood.
Rebels shut out Honaker
Jamayia Honaker and Ella Maiden each had 11 kills as Patrick Henry galloped to a 25-22, 25-7, 25-18 non-district win over the Honaker Tigers.
Gracie Hammonds’ 25 assists, Logan Newberry’s six aces and Elizabeth Johnson’s 10 assists also keyed the victory.
Indians top Warriors
Abby Musser was all over the court with 24 kills, 12 digs, five aces and three blocks as Rural Retreat opened the season with a 25-20, 25-21, 22-25, 25-12 victory over Chilhowie in a non-district match.
Lindsey Stone recorded 40 assists and eight digs. Hannah Roberts also took a starring role, notching 12 kills and 23 digs. Alli Powell had eight kills.
Chilhowie got 11 kills and 17 digs from Leah Kestner, plus six kills and 14 digs from Hannah Greer and 22 assists from Georgia Luttrell.
The Rural Retreat JV crew started off the year with perfection, toppling Chilhowie 2-0.