ATTACKING THE BALL FOR WORTHAM is Skylar Phillips during their 3 set win over Mt. Calm Tuesday night, August 29th at home.  (Jennifer Lansford)

First District Win – Wortham Beats Mt. Calm in Three Games

Wortham beat Mt. Calm in their opening district game in three games: 25-7, 25-9, & 25-4

Leading the lady bulldogs was Kayla Lansford with 11 kills, 8 aces, 2 digs and one block.

Setter Jayde Hamilton had 14 assists, 5 kills, 2 aces and 2 digs.

Ashley Mao had 7 kills, 2 aces and 1 dig.

Libero Hallie Fault had 6 kills, 10 digs and 3 aces.

Setter Darcy Taylor had 3 aces, 4 assists and 1 dig.

Rylee Goolsby had 5 kills and 1 dig.

Samantha Wright had 3 kills and 1 dig.

Skylar Phillips had 2 kills, 1 assist and one dig.

Megan Whaley had 5 digs.

Jessica Black stepped up to help the lady bulldogs tonight with 6 kills.


CELEBRATING A SWEEP OVER AXTELL Friday, September 1, 2017 at home are the victorious Lady Bulldogs Varsity Volleyball. (Photo by Jennifer Lansford)

Lady Bulldogs Beat Axtell Winning All Three Matches

Wortham beat Axtell in three games: 25-22, 25-14, and 25-8.

Wortham started out slow missing their first four serves. Wortham made a small comeback to tie up the game but could only maintain a slight lead throughout the first match.

Wortham then came to life in the second match with a better passing game form Libero Hallie Fautt and Megan Whaley to implement more kills from Kayla Lansford, Ashley Mao and Rylee Goolsby.

Kayla Lansford led with 11 kills, 3 aces, 2 digs and 4 blocks.

Ashley Mao led with 9 kills, 2 aces and 3 digs.

Rylee Goolsby continues to take charge at the net with 8 kills.

Samantha Wright had 5 kills, 1 ace and 3 digs.

Skylar Phillips had 3 kills and 1 dig.

Setter Jayde Hamilton continues to lead our offense with 14 assist, 4 kills, 3 aces and 4 digs.

Darcy Taylor had 5 assist, 4 digs and 1 ace.

Megan Whaley and Libero Hallie Fautt continue to start each serve receive pass with good passes and great digs. Hallie had 19 digs and Megan had 6.

We started off a little slow today but my girls came together. We didn’t get to warm up in athletics today due to our pep rally so we just started off cold but ended up making an expressive outcome.

Wortham JV beat Axtell in two games: 25-13 and 25-17.

Submitted by Coach DeAnna Whaley