VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Brookwood extends win streak to 9 matches
Fri. September 07, 2012 at 1:00 a.m. | By Staff Report
TUSCALOOSA | Brookwood High School extended its win streak to 9-0 Thursday with a 25-15, 26-24, 14-25, 25-20 volleyball win at Central.
The Lady Panthers are receiving votes in this week’s ASWA high school AHSAA Class 5A poll.
Leading the latest win were Layne Russell with 26 kills and one block, Bethany Williams with 26 kills and one block, and Caitlin Headricks with 14 kills, seven digs and two blocks.
Stats leaders for Central included Alexis Reed with nine kills, Angelica Witherspoon with eight assists, Brandie Fields with 24 digs, and Crystalyn Bowyer with five kills, six assists and 15 digs.
Central moves to 7-6, 1-1 while Brookwood is 9-0, 2-0 heading into Monday’s 4:30 p.m. match at Paul W. Bryant.
West Blocton 3, Bibb County 0
CENTREVILLE | Destiny McMinn had 6 aces, five kills and nine assists, Kate Bedford had 11 aces and two kills, Briana Clements had four aces and two kills, and Kaci Champion had two aces, five assists and two kills in West Blocton’s three-set 25-7, 25-18, and 25-14 win at Bibb County. West Blocton (2-3, 1-1) hosts Calera on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.
North River Christian 3, Chilton Christian 1
TUSCALOOSA | North River Christian defeated Chilton Christian, 25-21, 21-25, 25-18, 25-15.
The Chargers were led by LoriAnn Sims with five kills and four aces, Diamond Peoples with four kills, one ace and one block and Sarah Jane Worley with three kills, two aces and one block.
North River Christian (4-2) plays at Victory Christian in Columbus, Miss., on Monday.
Akron 3, Keith 0
KEITH | Akron downed Keith in straight sets, 25-8, 25-23, 25-4.
For Akron, LovPrincess Harris had 14 kills and four aces while Sherekia Taylor had nine aces, Rakelia Anderson had eight aces and Jasmine White had 18 assists.
Akron (5-1) plays Saturday in the Isabella Tournament.
Sipsey Valley 3, Greensboro 0
GREENSBORO | Sipsey Valley defeated host Greensboro 25-12, 25-23 and 25-12.
Millie Sartain had five aces, one kill and 16 assists for Sipsey Valley. Amber Hassle had five aces and five kills. Megan Scott had five aces, two kills and one assist. Julie Morris had five kills. Storm Stevenson had two aces and five kills, and DeAmber Henderson had three aces.
Sipsey Valley (5-2, 1-0) plays at South Lamar at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Tuscaloosa Academy 3, Coosa Academy 0
TUSCALOOSA | The Lady Knights swept visiting Coosa Academy, winning 25-9, 25-15, 25-15. Kaci Cochran had nine aces, six digs, and two kills. Celia Gatewood had eight digs, five assists and two kills, and Brittany Ledbetter had 10 assists, five digs and three kills.
Tuscaloosa Academy (5-3) hosts Southern Academy on Tuesday at 5 p.m.
Tuscaloosa County 3, American Christian Academy 0
NORTHPORT | Peyton Black had 13 assists and two aces, Lauryn Clardy had seven kills and one ace, and both Jesslyn McNutt and Katie Burnette had four kills in Tuscaloosa County’s three set home win. The Lady Wildcats won 25-7, 25-7, 25-9. Tuscaloosa County (1-6) will play in a tournament hosted by Thompson on Saturday, opening at 9 a.m. with a match against Pelham.
Northridge 3, Hillcrest 0
TUSCALOOSA | Northridge was a 25-7, 25-22, 25-15 home winner against visiting Hillcrest.
The Lady Jaguars’ Shirlyncia Moore had two blocks and three kills. Amanda Guarisco had four kills. Kiana Johnson had three kills and two aces, and Anna Lee Petitt had three kills and three aces.
For Hillcrest, Laine Shelton had 11 kills, 10 digs and seven blocks. Lindsey Vaughn had eight kills and seven digs. Marrah Troutman had 13 assists, and Rachel Luiz had 15 assists.
Northridge (9-5, 2-0) hosts Central on Monday at 6 p.m.
Hillcrest (5-4, 0-1) travels to a tri-match with host Hewitt-Trussville and Clay-Chalkville on Tuesday.
Northside 3, Fayette County 0
FAYETTE | Northside won in three sets on the road and remains undefeated, defeating host Fayette County 25-20, 25-23, 25-18.
Ashton Welborn had two aces, seven kills, three digs and five blocks in the win. Diana Fuller had five aces, 11 kills, three digs and two blocks. Sam Aldridge had two aces, five kills, four digs and two blocks, and Haley Thomas had one assist, one kill and seven digs.
For Fayette County, Autumn Bonner had five digs, three kills and five blocks. Caitlin Aldridge had five digs, four kills and two blocks. Carlee Burgett had six digs, five kills and two blocks, and Jacey McGuire had four digs, one kill and three blocks.
Northside (5-0) hosts American Christian Academy on Monday at 4:30 p.m. Fayette County (3-4) plays at the South Lamar Invitational on Saturday.