Girls Varsity Volleyball, Varsity Volleyball · Volleyball team wins two

By Curtis Marlin


The Portland volleyball team swept a pair of district matches last week and remained unbeaten in league play. Aug. 29, the Purple swept White House 25-20, 25-10 and 25-7.

Lexi Wakefield had a trio of assists and six digs while Marlayna Bullington contributed four digs and had nine kills. Jordyn Latimer finished with six assists and three digs. McKennah Parker recorded 16 assists and five aces while Savannah Pippin and Katie Crutchfield each collected four kills.

 On Thursday Aug. 31, the Lady Panthers defeated Greenbrier 25-10, 25-12, 25-4.

In the three-game set, Bullington came up with ten kills while Wakefield registered five digs and five assists. Taylor Cole had four kills, Parker had 14 assists and Rachel Jennings finished with 12. Crutchfield came up with six digs and pippin contributed five kills.