The Lady Knights look to continue on last year’s successes where they were able to achieve the schools 2nd Region Championship and an appearance in the state playoffs.
The 2020 Lady Knights Volleyball team started their season this past Thursday facing off against Lee County Trojans and Perry Panthers.
The Lady Knights took the court in their 1st match of the season versus a very good Lee County team. The Lady Knights play hard and better each set. However, the Lady Knights fell short and lost in 2 sets.
In the 2nd match of the day, the Lady Knights rebounded and got their first win of the season against Perry Panthers. The Lady Knights defeated Perry 25-23 in the 1st set and won 25-18 in the 2nd set.
The Lady Knights had a contribution from a variety of players. Sage Rhodes lead the team with 5 aces, 10 kills, and 1 block. Adrianna Raymundo had 3 aces and 1 very impressive dig. Landen Davis served 2 aces and had 4 kills. Aleigha Harley contributed with 3 aces and 3 kills. Shannah Slaughter was able to score 3 aces and 1 kill. Shelby Byrd also contributed in a big way with 1 kill and 1 block.
The Lady Knights will be back in action on 8/19 in Houston County where they will be participating in a varsity only event.