Harper volleyball to host Knippa on Friday night

Harper came up short in the consolation finals of the Comfort Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, losing to Luling in three games, 25-19, 21-25, 21-25.

On Tuesday, Aug. 23, the Ladyhorns captured a singles match at home against Sabinal, winning all three contests, 25-12, 25-12 and 25-15.

Up next for Harper is Friday’s home match with Knippa scheduled to start at 5 p.m. From there, the Ladyhorns will travel to Hondo for a 6 p.m. match on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

Results of last night’s match at Burnet were not known by this week’s press deadline.


Comfort Tournament

(Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 25-27)

Saturday, Aug. 27

Match 3

 Harper stopped by Luling in consolation finals

25-19, 21-25, 21-25

After defeating Luling in the opening contest by a 25-19 score, the Harper Ladyhorns were unable to maintain their momentum as they dropped the final two games by identical 21-25, 21-25 scores in the consolation finals of the Comfort Tournament played Saturday.

Keeley Marschall managed to register 10 kills while Mercy Garcia added 25 digs. Marti Lumpkins provided 14 assists with Haylee Poorman contributing a dozen more.

Kills: Keeley Marschall 10, Trista Lewis 9, Logan Menzies 5, Sage Wilbanks 5, Halli Lovell 1.

Aces: Lewis 4, Marti Lumpkins 2, Menzies 2, Wilbanks 1.

Digs: Mercy Garcia 25, Wilbanks 14, Lewis 11, Haylee Poorman 7, Menzies 6, Lumpkins 5, Marschall 5, Abby Skiff 4, Lovell 1.

Assists: Lumpkins 14, Poorman 12, Marschall 1, Lovell 1.

Blocks: Lewis 4, Marschall 1, Wilbanks 1.

100% Service: Poorman 10/10, Wilbanks 10/10, Marschall 5/5.

Match 2

 Ladyhorns power past Center Point in two games

25-14, 25-13

The Ladyhorns found the magic early, keeping Center Point at bay while they captured the first two games in the second match of Saturday, 25-14 and 25-13.

Logan Menzies was able to go 11-or-11 from the service line, while Lumpkins accounted for three aces in serving.

Kills: Lewis 5, Marschall 5, Wilbanks 5, Menzies 3.

Aces: Lumpkins 3, Wilbanks 2, Menzies 1, Marschall 1, Quinn Stevenson 1, Wilbanks 1.

Digs: Poorman 5, Skiff 5, Lewis 3, Garcia 3, Clayburg 2, Marschall 2, Lumpkins 1, Menzies 1, Stevenson 1, Wilbanks 1.

Assists: Lumpkins 7, Poorman 6, Stevenson .

Blocks: Wilbanks 3, Marschall 2, Lewis 1.

100% Service: Menzies 11/11, Wilbanks 6/6, Marschall 4/4, Poorman 3/3.

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