Volleyball teams battle in district play

by | Oct 14, 2020 | Sports

The area volleyball teams all continue to compete as they en­ter their district schedules.

Wylie finished the week one match, a win over Rowlett in straight sets, while Wylie East and Plano East both struggled in their losses, with Plano East losing to Coppell 3-1 and Wylie East losing to The Colony 3-2 and Rock Hill 3-1.

Wylie continues winning streak

The Lady Pirates extended their winning streak to six games by beating Rowlett 3-0. This now puts Wylie at 2-0 in the district on the season, and they’ve yet to drop a set in dis­trict play. Wylie was aggressive in this match, winning 25-8, 25-12 and 25-11. They were aggres­sive in this matchup, finishing the game 38 kills and 16 aces in the match. The serving was led by Lauren Morano, who had six aces herself.

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By Kyle Grondin • [email protected]

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