The Lake Belton Middle School Lady Tigers hosted the Copperas Cove Lee Junior High Lady Cougars on Thursday afternoon.
In the 7th grade B game, the Lady Tigers put forth a big effort, but Lady Cougars were a big too powerful in their straight sets win. The scores were 25-11, 25-13, and 15-5.
In the 7th grade A game, the Lady Tigers got warm just a bit too late in the match, as the Lady Cougars rode their early momentum to a straight sets win. The scores were 25-9, 25-14, and 15-10.
In the 8th grade B game, the Lady Tigers took advantage of several Lee service errors and forced several receiving errors, as well. The Lady Tigers won in straight sets, winning games by scores of 25-16 and 25-18.
In the 8th grade A game, the Lady Tigers took advantage of Lee’s cold start in the first game. But the Lady Cougars fought Lake Belton tooth-and-nail over the next two games. When the final whistle sounded, it was Lake Belton who emerged with the straight sets win. The scores were 25-14, 25-23, and 15-12.
The next district game for the Lady Tigers is another home test against Copperas Cove Junior High next Thursday (Oct. 18).