VB: Lindale tops Corsicana

Published on Wednesday, 20 September 2017 10:41 - Written by

CORSICANA - The Lindale Lady Eagles scored a key District 17-5A volleyball win on the road Tuesday night.

The Lady Eagles defeated Corsicana 3-2. Lindale shared the district title with Corsicana last year and it was the first time in three seasons the Lady Eagles won in Corsicana.

Lindale won 17-25, 27-25, 25-22, 17-25, 15-11.

Lindale was led at the net by Brina Kuslak (11 kills, 2 blocks), Lorin Reue (10 kills, 2 blocks, 5 digs) and Shelbi Steen (9 kills, 6 digs, 2 aces). Hannah Knox and Shailan Davis each chipped in six kills apiece. Both setters, Harleigh Thurman and Kalaya Pierce, put up 20 assists and nine digs on the night. Libero Alisha Kiser had an 36 digs on the evening, and defensive specialist Jennifer Moyer added 16 digs to help Kiser with the defensive effort.

The Lady Eagles also won the sub-varsity games - the JV won 2-1 (25-11, 21-25, 26-24) and the freshmen won 2-0 (25-19, 25-17).

Lindale plays host to Nacogdoches on Friday. On that night, Lindale will be honoring all junior high and elementary Lady Eagles who have attended camps. Students can get in free to the game by wearing a blue Lindale shirt.

The JV and freshmen teams will also be competing in their final tournament of the season this weekend at Lindale. The JV will play at the high school and the freshmen will play at the junior high.