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WCHS volleyball beats Van Buren, falls to Coffee
Hope Mullican gets ready to serve a ball during action against Van Buren County at WCHS on Monday night. Mullican and the Lady Pioneers won the match against the Eagleettes but fell in the send match of the night to the Coffee County Lady Raiders.
The WCHS volleyball team took the court for the first time in the regular season Monday night at WCHS, splitting a three-team match to finish 1-1.The Lady Pioneers faced the Van Buren County Eagleettes in their first match and the Coffee County Lady Raiders in their second match.The first match against the Eagleettes was pure domination from the start for the Lady Pioneers as they won in straight sets, 25-14 and 25-9.Bethany Fye ended the match with nine aces, while Emily Mikkola finished with seven. Lauren Hennessee had seven assists from the setter’s position and Hailey Wood had four. Fye also led the team in kills with four and had the lone block of the game for the Lady Pioneers, while Marah Wanamaker added two kills.Lady Pioneer head coach Katie Rogers had this to say about the team’s performance against the Eaglettes.“This was our first home match of the season.