Tuesday prep volleyball roundup – Oct. 23

DORA — The Floyd Lady Broncos rallied from a one-game deficit on Tuesday night to post a 24-26, 25-20, 25-16, 25-27, 15-11 District 8-1A volleyball victory.

CMI correspondent: Joshua LuceroClovis Christian's Amanda Fly pulls up a dig during Tuesday's District 2-B volleyball match at Elida. The Lady Eagles were beaten in three games by the Lady Tigers.

Jasmine Gomez had 17 kills, four blocks for Floyd (8-7, 1-2 district), while Dominique Gomez added seven kills and five blocks and Delta Navarrete posted six kills and six digs. Taryn Lee collected nine digs for the Lady Broncos, while Tabitha Ornelas had four digs and 27 assists and Addison Deen chipped in a pair of blocks.

CMI correspondent: Joshua LuceroElida's Kaylen Jasso slams a kill over Clovis Christian's Alexa Riley during the second set of Tuesday's District 2-B volleyball match at EHS. The Lady Tigers beat CCS in three games to improve to 15-2 for the season.

The teams split preliminary matches, with the Dora junior varsity winning in two games and the Floyd junior high prevailing in three.

Both teams return to district action later this week, with Dora hosting Tatum on Thursday and Floyd visiting Jal on Saturday.

Elida 3, Clovis Christian 0 — At Elida, the Lady Tigers got off to a flying start and posted a 25-9, 25-14, 25-20 District 2-B victory over Clovis Christian.

Elida, ranked No. 1 in Class B, improved to 15-2 overall (4-0 district) while the Lady Eagles fell to 14-4 (2-2).

"We jumped on them early and played really well," Elida coach Darrell Chenault said. "It was good to be able to play at home."

Elida won the junior varsity contest 25-8, 25-11 and the junior high matchup in three games (scores n/a).

The Lady Tigers are back in action in district play on Thursday at Grady.

AREA SUMMARIES

District 3-1A

Fort Sumner 3, Melrose 0

Fort Sumner 25 25 25

Melrose 17 22 18

Individual statistics

Kills — Fort Sumner, Ashley Landreth 21, Angelica Torres 13. Melrose, Caley Barnard 8, Ember Woods 3. Blocks — Fort Sumner, Landreth 2, Codi Scovel-Wood 2. Melrose, Barnard 5, Woods 1. Digs — Fort Sumner, LaNay Crenshaw 13, Torres 13. Melrose, Addison Dial 15, Barnard 14, Taylor Bostwick 7, Woods 6. Aces — Fort Sumner, Torres 4, Crenshaw 2. Melrose, four tied with 1. Assists — Fort Sumner, Crenshaw 36. Melrose, Treyla Trollinger 10. Records — Fort Sumner 15-3 (2-0), Melrose 7-11 (0-3). Junior varsity — Fort Sumner def. Melrose 25-22, 25-20. Junior high — Fort Sumner def. Melrose 25-15, 16-25, 15-12.

District 2-B

San Jon 3, Grady 1

Grady 25 22 20 15

San Jon 17 25 25 25

Grady individual statistics

Kills — Avery Jones 9, Mackenzee Starbuck 6. Blocks — Sage Starbuck 1, Brenna Thomas 1. Digs — M. Starbuck 17, Kortney Bone 12, Hailey Edwards 9. Records — Grady 4-10 (0-3), San Jon 7-10 (1-2). Junior varsity — San Jon def. Grady 25-22, 25-16. Junior high — Grady def. San Jon 22-25, 25-9, 15-11.

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