Lady Cavs fall to Lapeer, but rally back to beat John Glenn





Carman-Ainsworth’s Angel Eubanks dives to the floor to keep the ball alive in Tuesday’s loss at Lapeer. Photo by Kylee Richardson

Carman-Ainsworth’s Angel Eubanks dives to the floor to keep the ball alive in Tuesday’s loss at Lapeer. Photo by Kylee Richardson

LAPEER – The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ volleyball team lost to Lapeer 25-19, 21-25, 25-17, 23-25, 11-15 Tuesday night.

Mary Dollinger led the Lady Cavaliers with a team-high 22 assists, 12 digs and 10 service points, including two aces. Diamond Lester finished with 15 kills, 15 digs and nine service points on two aces. Destiny Johnson added 10 kills and three blocks, while Angel Eubanks recorded 17 digs and 17 service points with three aces. Hannah Thurston had 19 digs, seven service points and three kills. Aniya Harmon contributed 12 assists and nine service points with three aces. Emily Carroll also added four kills.

The Lady Cavs defeated Bay City John Glenn 23-25, 25-21, 25-21, 25-16 last Thursday.

“Things are coming together for the team pretty well right now,” said Carman-Ainsworth coach Barb Hurand. “This was a great match with both teams hustling and several momentum changes in all four games. We recovered from the Game One loss by winning the next three games to win the match. We worked hard for this win, and I’m very proud of the girls.”

Lester led the Lady Cavs with 15 kills, 14 digs and three aces. Thurston posted 17 digs with five aces, Dollinger finished with 14 assists and six digs and Harmon had 12 assists, seven digs and two blocks. Eubanks also recorded eight kills and nine digs, while Johnson had six kills with three blocks.

Carman-Ainsworth, 5-8-0, is at Bay City Western Saturday.


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