Lady Bobcat Marguerite Gill sets up a play during Walnut Ridge’s loss to Piggott on Sept. 1.

The Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcats volleyball team traveled to Harrisburg on Thursday and won an exciting five-set match over the Lady Hornets, 25-20, 25-21, 22-25, 22-25, 15-7.

For Walnut Ridge, Chloe Bounds recorded six kills and eight digs, and Alexis Dalton contributed 10 digs. Chloe Davis had an ace, six kills and 18 digs. Emma Richey finished with two kills, 17 assists and 20 digs. Gracie Collins had an ace, seven kills, a block and 12 digs. Hannah Hatfield had four kills, a block, an assist and a dig. Holly Berry had two assists and 17 digs. Marguerite Gill had an ace, five kills, five assists and 12 digs.

Harrisburg won a senior B match 25-17.

In junior high action, Walnut Ridge swept Harrisburg 25-21, 25-16.

Alli Bramlett had three kills, an assist and two digs. Avery Anderson had two kills and two digs, and Bailey Rorex added three aces. Emma Aaron had two aces, six assists and a dig, and Karlee Britton had a dig. Maddie Burris had two aces, three kills, two assists and three digs. Rhealynn Schmidt had two kills and two digs, and Taylor Forrester added an ace, a kill and seven digs.

Walnut Ridge won a junior B match 25-12.


The Piggott Lady Mohawks came into Sharum Gymnasium and swept the Lady Bobcats 18-25, 18-25, 23-25 on Sept. 1.

For the Lady Bobcats, Bounds had nine kills and seven digs, and Dalton had 12 digs. Davis had two aces, six kills, an assist and five digs. Richey had a kill, 15 assists and seven digs. Collins added eight kills, a block and 14 digs, and Hatfield had one kill. Berry finished with an assist and 10 digs, and Gill had two kills, eight assists and 14 digs.

Piggott also won a senior B match, 25-19.

The junior Lady Bobcats defeated Piggott 25-10, 25-21.

Bramlett had a kill and four digs. Anderson had five aces, two kills and two digs. Aaron had a kill, four assists and six digs. Britton had an ace and a dig. Burris contributed two aces, a kill and three assists, and Mallie Jean added one dig. Forrester had four aces, four kills and five digs.

Piggott won a junior B match 25-23.

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