Freshmen Red initially faced Bosqueville today at 8:30am. We started out the day right with a win against the Bulldogs 25-9 and 25-7. Next, they took on the Whitney Cats and defeated them 25-12 and 25-11. McKenna Maddux performed well, sending several balls to deep corners for kills and serving as many as six in a row.
Freshmen White took on the Evant Elks and outweighed them 25-12 and 25-5. Next, they took a difficult loss against Lorena (14-25 and 18-25); even though there were rough patches, the Tigers still fought for each point. Finally, the White team faced Hamilton and defeated the Bulldogs 25-12 and 25-14. Sophie Broom responded with a couple of solid blocks while Paige Bridenstine dug several hits to target.
The JV squad took on Texas Wind 2 and defeated them 25-10 and 25-0. Gracie Johnson served an astonishing 25 consecutive points to shut out the Wind. Next, the Tigers faced the Crawford Pirates. With an outstanding save from Campbell Burnett, slams from Morgan Weber, and diving saves from Tori Maldonado, the Tigers pulled out the win: 25-13 and 25-13.
Both Freshmen teams will play at 8:30am on Saturday morning. JV will play at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Today served as a momentum boost for what’s to come with these teams. Come support your Tigers at University High School on Saturday, August 11th.
Arrive to BHS- no later than 6:45am (breakfast on your own)
Bus leaves- 7am
Arrive to University HS- 7:45am
Last possible game time- 7:30pm
Approximate arrival home- 9:30pm