Lady Eagles Win Rockdale Tourney Lady Eagles Win Rockdale Tourney
Lexington played very well against varied opponents Thursday in the seeding portion of the Rockdale VB Tourney. Lexington won two abbreviated games from Thrall, Cameron, Austin Travis, and split two games with Bastrop Cedar Creek and Taylor. Their record of 8 wins and 2 losses got them into the Gold bracket in Saturday’s competition.
In Saturday’s competition, the Lady Eagles defeated Anderson- Shiro in two games, 25-14 and 25- 24, to advance to the championship game against Thorndale. Lexington dominated the Lady Dogs 25-13, 25-16.
Anderson Shiro Stats: Johna Alford- 8 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks, 1 ace; Madeline Morton- 1 kill, 1 assist; Brittany Nickel- 1 kill, 1 assist; Madi Bexley- 10 digs, 1 ace; Karsen Ross- 2 kills, 19 assists, 1 dig, 2 blocks, 1 ace; Karley Wren- 4 kills, 1 assist, 7 digs; Aleece Moerbe- 7 kills, 1 dig, 1 ace; and Meghann Wrinkle- 1 kill, 3 digs, 1 block, 2 aces.
Thorndale Stats: Johna Alford- 7 kills, 8 digs, 3 blocks, 1 ace; Madi Bexley- 11 digs; Karsen Ross- 2 kills, 23 assists, 1 dig, 5 aces; Karley Wren- 11 kills, 1 assist, 3 digs, 1 ace; Aleece Moerbe- 10 kills, 5 digs, 1 block; and Meghann Wrinkle- 3 digs, 1 block.
Coach Amanda Player said, “Rockdale Tournament Champions!!!! It was a great week of volleyball for our girls! The week ended with an awesome finish by taking the Rockdale Tournament championship! I’m extremely proud of the girls because they were going to do whatever it took to win the tournament. I believe we all got excited!”