HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lady Hornets drop match to Lawrence County
LOUISA - Magoffin County dropped a late-season high school volleyball match to former 57th District rival Lawrence County on the road earlier in the week. Host Lawrence County fended off visiting Magoffin County’s challenge on its home court, defeating the Lady Hornets 3-1 on Tuesday.
With the loss, Magoffin County slipped to 1-22.
Lawrence County improved to 8-16 with the win.
The Lady Hornets started strong, winning the first set 25-21. Magoffin County fared well throughout the initial set. Determined Lawrence County, however, eventually took control of the match. Finishing strong, Lawrence County won the last three sets 25-21, 25-12, 25-16.
The Lady Hornets entered the win column for the first time in the 2016 season earlier in the month, blanking visiting Magoffin County 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-12) on Oct. 4.
Magoffin County is scheduled to visit 15th Region foe Prestonsburg (14-14) on Thursday. The Lady Hornets are slated to conclude the regular season on the road at Robertson County on Friday.
Magoffin County is due to compete in the 57th District Volleyball Tournament next week.