Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Preview at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.
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Paced by a combined 23 kills from middle hitters Breana Sharratt and Jordan Jacobs, the state-ranked No. 10 Aledo Ladycats cruised past Brewer, 25-12, 25-8, 25-9, Tuesday night in District 5-4A volleyball action at the AHS gym.
The win raises the Ladycats district mark to 10-0 and 28-8 overall. Aledo will continue 5-4A play at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at home against Boswell.
Sharratt led all hitters with 14 kills, with Jacobs adding nine to go along with a match-high four blocks. Outside hitter Christa Daniel added seven stoppers.
Defensively, libero Taylor Brown led the Ladycats with 13 digs, while Daniel added 10. Setter Mallory Powell finished with a match-high 29 assists.
Aledo led the entire match for all but three rallies. Sharratt closed out the opener with a kill, and the Ladycats clinched the second game with a stopper from outside hitter Lindsey Baird.
In game three, Jacobs went on a five-point run from the service line to give Aledo a 13-5 lead. Powell followed two rallies later with a six-point run from the line as AHS increased its lead to 20-6.
With a 21-9 lead, the Ladycats scored the next four points - courtesy of a kill by outside hitter Rachel Lincoln, an ace by Brown, a block by Jacobs and a Brewer return error - to clinch the match.
For the complete story, and for comments by head coach Kathy Goings, please see the Oct. 15 issue of The Community News.
In sub varsity action, the Ladycats JV raised its district record to 10-0 after a 25-7, 25-5 victory, and the Aledo freshman "A" team defeated Brewer, 25-11, 25-13, to elevate its league mark to 9-1.
Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Texas Relays, Qualifiers Only
Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game
Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.
Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game
Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game
Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne
Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game
Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm
Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game
Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game
Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.
Aledo Middle School at District, Hall
Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game