Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

August 26, 2013

Lady Panthers post wins in volleyball tournament


CROSSVILLE — The Stone Memorial High School Lady Panther volleball team improved their record to 9-2 overall, after posting a 5-2 record in the White County Tournament over the weekend in Sparta.

SMHS opened the tournament with a 25-17, 25-19 win over McMinn County Friday night. In Saturday's action, they defeated McGavock 27-25, 25-9; Upperman 25-18, 25-9; and Warren County  25-9, 25-17, and lost to Friendship Christian 25-18, 25-15 and Pope John Paul II 25-12 and 26-24.

The  Lady Panthers volleyball team opened District 6AAA play last Thursday with a 3-0 victory over Warren County. SMHS won 25-6, 25-5, 25-11 for their second  home victory.

On Aug. 20 in Gainesboro, Coach Meghan Kunzelman's team defeated Jackson County 12-25, 25-15, 25-23 and Trousdale County 25-20 and 25-16 in non-district affairs.

The Lady Panthers have three matches this week. After hosting Livingston Monday, they hit the road for two matches — Tuesday at Rhea County and Thursday at White County.