Volleyball Team Slips To 0-8
After winning the first set, College Heights Christian Academy had to rally in the second to beat the McDonald County Lady Mustangs volleyball team, 25-14, 25-20, on Sept. 20 at MCHS.
McDonald County jumped out to a 9-4 lead in the second set before College Heights scored four straight points to cut the margin to 9-8.
The Lady Mustangs scored three of the next five points to lead 12-10, but the Lady Cougars scored three points in a row to take a 13-12 lead.
The teams were then tied at 13-13, 14-14 and 15-15 before College Heights jumped ahead 19-15.
McDonald County closed to 22-20, but College Heights scored the final three points of the set to win the match.
The Lady Cougars dominated the first set, breaking from a 5-5 tie with five consecutive points for a 10-5 lead. The Lady Mustangs could get no closer than 17-10 the rest of the way.
McDonald County junior varsity rallied by winning the last two sets to claim a 23-25, 25-23, 15-10 win in their match.
McDonald County, 0-8 on the season, was at Monett on Sept. 25 before traveling to Lamar on Sept. 27.
McDonald County’s Ember Killion reaches back for a spike during the Lady Mustangs’ 25-14, 25-20 loss on Sept. 20 at MCHS.