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Tough times for WCHS
Lady Pioneers drop two matches
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Tough breaks continue to befall the Warren County High School volleyball team.After winning three matches in the Warren County invitational over the weekend, the Lady Pioneers started this week with back-to-back home losses. Warren County lost in straight sets to Coffee County Monday, then fell to Cumberland County Tuesday at Charlie Dalton Gym.The Lady Pioneers dropped to 5-22 with the district defeats, though coach Dena Upton was able to take one positive away from the matches. Against the Lady Jets Tuesday, Warren County won its first district game this season.The Lady Pioneers, now 0-8 in district after winning the championship last season, defeated Cumberland County 25-22 in the first set before dropping the next three 25-22, 25-22 and 25-18.Coach Upton believed it was a step in the right direction for her young team.“Winning our first game in district might not seem like much, but it’s a beginning,” said Upton.