Recap of Tuesday's high school volleyball action including key matches from District 24-6A and District 23-5A.
Clear Creek 3, Dickinson 1
DICKINSON - The Clear Creek Wildcats kept their District 24-6A record spotless with a 25-20, 25-11, 24-26, 25-15 win over Dickinson on Tuesday.
Hannah Froeschl, Melissa McNeil and Jenna Metzinger led the Wildcats’ attack with 12 kills each. Froeschl and McNeil also each had four blocks. Olivia Rigby led the defense with 19 digs, and Mariah Pardo had 47 assists.
The Lady Gators were led by Baylee Klingler and Nayo Warnell with 10 kills and nine kills, respectively. Klingler also had an impressive six aces. Ebony Wiltz led the defense with 12 digs, and Valencia Barrett had 21 assists.
Clear Creek (6-0 in District 24-6A) will next take on Clear Lake in a home match noon on Saturday. Dickinson (0-6) travels to League City for its next match, which will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Clear Springs.
Friendswood 3, Clear Lake 1
HOUSTON - The Friendswood Lady Mustangs picked up a crucial District 24-6A win on Tuesday against fellow playoff contender Clear Lake, topping the Falcons by the scores of 23-25, 25-14, 25-22 and 25-17.
Shannon Murphy led Friendswood with 26 kills. Olivia Sykes led the defense with 26 digs, and Sarah Thomas had an impressive 56 assists and six aces.
The Lady Mustangs (3-3 in District 24-6A) will look to stay on the right track in their next match, which will be 6:30 p.m. Friday at home against Clear Brook.
Ball High 3, Fort Bend Bush 2
RICHMOND - Still hoping for a historic playoff berth, the Ball High Lady Tors picked a huge road win Tuesday by topping Bush by the scores of 21-25, 25-19, 20-25, 25-23 and 15-8.
Taylor Termini dominated the offense with 22 kills, while Skylar Simon and Katherine Stevens added seven kills each, and Gracie Taves had six kills. Gillian Nelsen had 44 assists.
It was a team effort for the Lady Tors on defense with Courtney Mack leading Ball High with 37 digs. Termini had 26 digs, and Katrina Caszatt had 20 digs.
Ball High (3-3 in District 23-5A) will look to keep the momentum rolling in its next match, which will be 4:30 p.m. Friday at home against Fort Bend Elkins.
Santa Fe 3, Fort Bend Elkins 0
SANTA FE - The District 23-5A leading Santa Fe Lady Indians took care of business Tuesday, sweeping Elkins by the scores of 25-13, 25-12 and 25-13.
Keegan Nelms had a standout effort on offense with 25 kills and three aces. Kylie Verm added seven kills and a team-high 10 digs. Cayla Hockenbury had 28 assists.
The Lady Indians (6-0 in District 23-5A) will next take on Fort Bend Willowridge in a road match, which will be 4 p.m. Friday.
Texas City 3, Fort Bend Ridge Point 1
MISSOURI CITY - The Texas City Lady Stings picked up a vital win to keep their playoff hopes alive with a 25-23, 25-27, 25-19, 25-20 win over Ridge Point on Tuesday.
Treslyn Ortiz led the Texas City attack with 25 kills, and led the defense with 23 digs. Mya McMillian added seven kills and three blocks, and Kelsey Thomas had 11 kills. Kendal King had 38 assists.
Celeste Lacy had 21 digs, and Allison Jennings and Ashleigh Rivas combined for 19 digs.
Texas City (3-3 in District 23-5A) returns home for its next match, which will be 6 p.m. Friday against Fort Bend Marshall.