Lady Bulldogs sweep Meigs


By Scott Jones - sjones@aimmedia midwest.com



ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Back-to-back rough nights.

The Meigs volleyball team suffered a three games to none setback to visiting Athens on Tuesday night, as the Lady Bulldogs earning 25-9, 25-22 and 22-15 wins in a Tri Valley Conference Ohio Division contest in Meigs County.

In the opening game, the Lady Bulldogs jumped to a 15-5 lead in the first set, before outscoring the Maroon and Gold (4-15, 1-8 TVC Ohio) 10-4 to close out a 25-9 triumph.

The second set was tightly contest, as Meigs opened with a 7-0 lead. Following a timeout, Athens rallied with a 22-12 scoring run to take a 22-19 advantage, before closing out a 25-22 victory.

The third game heavily favored the visitors, as the Lady Bulldogs earned a 25-15 win to closed out a 3-o match victory.

The Lady Bulldogs also earned a season sweep of Meigs with the win, having earned a 3-1 match victory on Sept. 6 in Athens.

The Meigs service attack was led by Maddie Fields with eight points, including one ace, while Marissa Noble and Mallory Hawley followed with three service points apiece, respectively. Maci Hood and Baylee Tracy rounded out the Lady Marauders service attack with two points each.

As a team the Maroon and Gold finished with 17 kills and 60 digs.

The Lady Marauders returned to action on Wednesday for a road date with Eastern.

By Scott Jones

sjones@aimmedia midwest.com

Scott Jones can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext 2106.

Scott Jones can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext 2106.