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Ladycats raise record to 11-6 with sweep at Denton Guyer

August 24, 2010 by Tony Eierdam

Tony Eierdam/The Community News

Aledo senior outside hitter Christa Daniel elevates for a kill during the Ladycats' sweep over Denton Guyer Tuesday night at Guyer as senior middle Jordan Jacobs (15) and senior libero Taylor Brown (2) get into position. Daniel led the Ladycats with 11 kills, and was also named to the all-tournament team at this past weekend's Byron Nelson Tournament.

Ladycats roll to a 25-15, 25-16, 25-12 road victory

The Aledo Ladycats volleyball team raised its record to 11-6 after a convincing 25-15, 25-16, 25-12 sweep over Denton Guyer Tuesday night (Aug. 24) in a non-district match at Guyer.

Sophomore setter Mallory Powell recorded a match-high 29 assists. Senior outside hitter Christa Daniel led the Ladycats with 11 kills, while senior middle Jordan Jacobs added six.

Daniel closed out game one with a kill form the left side, and in game two, a back row kill from junior defensive specialist Hannah Loftin sealed the contest to give the Ladycats a 2-0 lead in games.

In game three, the Ladycats jumped out to an 11-3 lead, but Guyer came back to cut the Aledo advantage to 16-10.

After the teams split the next two points, Kelcie Childs went on a seven point service run, including consecutive aces, to bring the contest to match point with AHS in front, 24-10.

Three rallies later, Guyer misfired on a return as the Ladycats took a 13-point victory and the match.

Aledo will play next at the Fredericksburg tournament which begins with pool play on Thursday (Aug. 26).

In sub-varsity action, the Ladycats freshman team defeated Guyer, 25-13, 21-25, 25-23, while the Ladycats junior varsity downed Guyer, 25-14, 25-22.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, March 5

  • Aledo Ladycats JV at Brewer Tournament, Time TBA

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at A&M Consolidated Tournament, College Station, Time TBA

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Southwest and Arlington Heights Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Weatherford Tournament, Times TBA.

Friday, March 6

  • Aledo Varsity at Chisholm Trail Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at Bearcat Brawl at Split Rail Links and Golf Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *Senior Night & District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 9

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, March 12

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Abilene Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Boswell Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Richland Tournament, Times TBA.

Monday, March 16

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Orange at Brock High School Tournament at Canyon West Golf Course.

  • Aledo Bearcats JV vs. Joshua at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Joshua, 6:00 pm. *District Game.

Tuesday, March 17

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats JV at Lake Ridge JV Tournament at Mansfield National Golf Course.

  • Aledo Bearcats at Granbury, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Granbury at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Everman at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

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