Volleyball Beats Cumberland Academy

Meredith Grant, Coach

The Lindale Lady Eagles traveled to Cumberland Academy Tuesday night and all three teams brought home wins. The Varsity Lady Eagles won in three sets 25-3, 25-12, and 25-8. Kalaya Pierce was solid with 32 assists, 3 kills, 2 aces, and 6 digs. Shelbi Steen led the attack putting down 18 kills, and added 4 digs defensively. Brenley Philen had 8 kills, 1 block, and a dig. Liz Hutchens and Maggie Spearman each recorded 3 kills. Libero Marleigh Thurman led defensively for the Lady Eagles with 10 digs. She also had an impressive 8 aces and added 3 assists. The Lady Eagles better their record to 21-0 overall and 8-0 in district play. They will take on district opponent Henderson Friday at 4:30 pm in Lindale.

Junior Varsity won in two sets 25-13, and 25-15. Kayli Vickery recorded 4 Kills. Reagan Cates has 3 kills, and 4 aces on the night. Camden Chilek served 3 aces. Anna Ivy put up 6 assists and 2 kills. Eva Yates also had 6 assists and stood out for her hustle. JV will play following Varsity Friday night at home.

Freshman A Team won in two sets. 25-21, 25-11. Tatum woodard had 3 aces and 2 kills. Fynlie Tidwell recorded 3 kills, and Dylan Adams also had 3 kills. Megan McGee was strong defensively for the Freshman Team. Freshman will play Henderson following the varsity match Friday night at home. The Lady Eagles will honor teachers Friday with Teacher Appreciation Night.