The Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcats traveled to Trumann for a non-conference volleyball matchup on Oct. 6.

Walnut Ridge won the first set of the senior high match, 25-17, but the Lady Wildcats rallied to take the next three sets, 25-16, 28-26, 25-12.

For the Lady Cats, Chloe Bounds recorded an ace, six kills and 11 digs, while Alexis Dalton added nine digs. Chloe Davis had an ace, eight kills, a block, three assists and 25 digs. Emma Richey finished with 12 assists and 16 digs. Gracey Collins had three kills, six blocks and 14 digs. Hannah Hatfield added a block and four digs. Holly Berry had an ace and 14 digs, and Marguerite Gill had three kills, four blocks and nine digs.

Walnut Ridge won a senior B match 25-19.

Trumann won the junior high match, 25-18, 25-22.

For Walnut Ridge, Alli Bramlett finished with five kills and nine digs, and Avery Anderson added a block and an assist. Baily Rorex added an ace and two digs, while Emma Aaron had two kills, six assists and four digs. Maddie Burris had an ace, a kill, three assists and six digs, and Karlee Broadway added six digs. Taylor Forrester had two kills and 14 digs, and Rhealyn Schmidt had two kills.

Trumann won a junior B match 25-23.


The Walnut Ridge junior high team traveled to Manila for a doubleheader on Thursday. Manila won the first match 25-19, 25-20, and completed the sweep by taking the second match 25-8, 24-26, 15-8.

Cumulative stats for the Lady Bobcats included:

Bramlett had two aces, 13 kills and 20 digs. Rorex added four aces and five digs. Aaron finished with an ace, four kills, seven assists and 13 digs, while Broadawy contributed 23 digs. Burris recorded two aces, five kills, a block, 15 assists and 16 digs. Olivia Leipert had two digs, and Schmidt added five kills. Forrester had two aces, six kills and 19 digs.

Walnut Ridge won a junior B match 25-23.

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