The Calhoun High School Sandies took down the Ingleside Lady Mustangs in three sets, 25-18, 25-13, and 25-17, to bring their district record to 5-1 and 19-10 overall.
“The girls played a good game and came out with a strong victory,” said head coach Jenna Treybig Buzek
Leading the Sandies was Rosie Orta with one ace, four kills, 10 assists, and 12 digs; Kamryn Kestler with four aces, three kills, and three assists; Keri Grantland with two aces, 14 digs, and two assists; Leah Lucey with six kills, one block, and two digs; Morgan Gray with two aces, six kills, and five digs; Savannah Lane with two aces, seven kills, and four digs; Emma Strakos with 10 assists and one dig; Raelin Luna with three digs; Mia Salazar with three digs; and Adrianna Cortez with one dig.
The Sandies had an open date Tuesday and will be at home Friday at 4:30 p.m. to take on Beeville.
JV Sandies struggle against Ingleside
The JV Sandies struggled at the serving line but managed to down Ingleside in two sets, 25-21 and 25-16. The JV Sandies are 5-1 in district and 16-4 overall.
“Other than the struggles at the serving line, the girls played decent,” said coach Jennifer Farmer. “The girls were on fire the first two rotations and looked like a very polished team. However, the momentum left us as we struggled at the serving line.”
As a team, the JV Sandies had 19 digs, 16 kills, 14 aces, and 12 assists.
Leading the team was Addison Rodriguez with five digs, 2 kills, seven aces, and five assists; Morgan Russell had four digs, three kills, and six assists; Caedyn Boerm had one dig, four kills, and one assist; McKynzie Judd had six digs and one ace; Sydney Rasmussen had one dig and two kills; McKenna Guevara had two kills and three aces; Sara Yarborough had three aces; Carly Martinez had one dig; Rebekah Garcia had one ace; Caytln Massey had two kills, and Kendyl Acosta had one dig.
The JV Sandies had a bye Tuesday and will be at home Friday to take on Beeville following the varsity game.
Sandies down Beeville in 3
The varsity Sandies went down to Beeville and took the match, 25-20, 25-19, and 25-15, to raise their district record to 4-1.
“The Sandies played a good game and had it figured out by game 3 to finish strong,” said head coach Jenna Treybig Buzek, whose team is 18-10 overall.
On the night, Rosie Orta had nine kills, 20 assists, and 11 digs; Morgan Gray had two aces, eight kills, and five digs; Emma Strakos had one ace, 13 assists, and nine digs; Kamryn Kestler had two aces, one kill, and eight digs; Keri Grantland had 18 digs and two assists; Leah Lucey had nine kills and three digs; Savannah Lane had six kills and 12 digs; Adrianna Corte had one block; Mia Salazar had four digs; Raelin Luna had four digs.
JV Sandies down Beeville
The JV Sandies dominated Beeville in two sets, 25-8 and 25-10. The win puts the Sandies at 4-1 in district, 15-4 overall.
As a team the JV Sandies had 45 digs, 25 kills, 10 aces, 2 blocks and 17 assists.
Leading the team was Morgan Russell with 14 digs, 4 kills, one ace and seven assists; Addison Rodriguez with eight digs, four kills, six aces and seven assists; Caedyn Boerm with three digs, four kills, one ace and two blocks; McKynzie Judd with eight digs and three assists; Sydney Rasmussen with three digs and seven kills; Caytlin Massey with one dig and one kill; McKenna Guevara with one dig and two aces; Kendyl Acosta with one dig and two kills; Carly Martinez with six digs; Rebekah Garcia with two aces; and Lillian Hartl with one kill.
Freshmen Sandies on a win streak
The last two trips to the court have been positive for the Freshmen Sandies as they downed Beeville in two, 25-5 and 25-6, after downing Miller in two as well, 25-10 and 25-12 on Sept. 21.
“The freshmen Sandies have played fantastic volleyball the last two games,” said coach Cecilia Alford. “They came out strong and maintained that throughout the whole game. They played as a team.”
Against Beeville, Briley Christensen had two digs, three assists, six kills, and one ace; Lillian Gossett had three digs, nine assists, three kills, and one ace; McKenna Boedeker had two digs, one assist, two kills, and 10 aces; Lauren Chavana had six digs, one assist, one kill, and two aces; Brooke Kirchner had one dig, one assist and two kills; Kendall Farmer had three digs and six kills; Aubrey Vazquez had one dig; Zoe Conde had two digs.
Against Miller, Briley Christensen had two digs, eight assists, five kills, and one ace; Lillian Gossett had two digs, seven assists, seven kills, and one ace; Kendall Farmer had three digs, one assist, two kills, and two aces; McKenna Boedeker had one dig, three kills, and one ace; Lauren Chavana had three digs, one kill, and aces; Zoe Conde had three digs and four aces; Brooke Kirchner had one kill; Aubrey Vazquez had two kills; Asia Lozano had one kill.
8th grade Lady Pirates are 4-0 on the season
The 8th grade Seadrift Lady Pirates defeated Travis Middle School to improve their record to 4-0 for the season. They took the match in two sets, 25-16 and 25-13.
High scorer in game one was Zoey Henning, who also had one kill. Madilyn Webel had three points.
TMS 8th A beats Faith Academy
The Lady Fiddlers defeated the Faith Academy Lady Cougars in two sets, 25-9 and 25-17, on Sept. 30.
For the Lady Fiddlers, Karlie Wilkey had seven aces, three kills, and one block. McKenlie Frankson had two aces, two kills, one dig, and 16 assists. Layla Myers had one ace, one kill, and one assist; Jennah Ortiz had 4 aces, one kill, and one dig. Arcana Adame had one ace. Fehrle Rodriguez had two aces, one kill, and six assists. Jordynn Pena had five kills. Ava Manning had three kills and one block. Taylor Vallair had two kills, and Laynie Wood had two good passes.
TMS 7th Grade A downs Faith Academy
The 7th Grade A Team Lady Fiddlers defeated the Faith Academy Lady Cougars in two sets by identical scores of 25-16 on Sept. 30.
Kally Billings had 20 assists, three aces, and one kill. McKenzie Baldera had two assists and eight kills. Jaeleigh Campos had four aces and one kill. Kyndra Carriles had three aces. Geneva McKinney had six aces. Addyson Rangel had two aces and one dig. Veronica Zavala had one kill.
Lady Fiddlers 7th B down Lady Pirates
The Travis Middle School Lady Fiddlers seventh grade B team defeated Seadrift at home, Sept. 28, 26-25, 20-25, and 15-10.
Top server for the Lady Fiddlers was Avery Kriegel with 11 good serves, one ace, and 15 good passes. Taylor Fischer had seven good serves, two aces, and 12 good passes. Keelin Escalante had nine good serves and seven good passes. Remi Ondreas had six good serves, three aces, and 13 good passes. Cayme Lambert had nine good passes, and Gracie O’Shields had five good serves and three good passes. For the Lady Pirates, Jai’Lynn Boots was the high scorer with seven points in game one, while Zea Quintanilla added four points. In game two, Bailee Pompa was the high scorer with five points. Lorena Torres had four points and an ace.