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Bluestone varsity spikers lose thriller to Lady Statesmen

SoVaNow.com / September 06, 2017


The Bluestone varsity and jayvee volleyball squads traveled to Randolph-Henry last week to open James River District play, with the varsity losing a close match and the jayvees picking up the victory in two sets.

Bluestone was scheduled to play Amelia yesterday at Bluestone. Bluestone travels to Central Lunenburg on Thursday to complete the week’s schedule.

In the varsity match with Randolph-Henry, the Lady Barons won the first set 25-17. They lost set two in extras, 27-29.

The Lady Barons lost set three 24-26, but rebounded to win set four 25-16. The fifth and deciding match was extremely tight, but R-H pulled off the win, 15-13.



Bluestone Match Stats:

Ashlyn Knott - 12 kills, 7 blocks, 13 digs and 5 aces

Nicole Newton - 25 digs, 14 assists, 5 kills and 1 ace

April Newton - 22 digs, 4 kills, 1 assist and 1 ace

Leandrea Lipspcomb - 8 digs, 4 kills and 3 aces

Erin Strider - 9 digs, 5 aces, 2 kills and 1 assist

Hite Jones - 10 assist and 6 digs

Tori Rowe - 8 digs



JV Lady Barons score first win of season

The JV Lady Barons took both sets against Randolph Henry, 27-25 and 25-14. The victory gives the Junior Lady Barons a record of 1-0 in the JRD, 1-1 overall.



Bluestone Match Stats:

Trista Newcomb - 7 aces, 5 serve receive 5, 8 digs, and 2 kills

Emma Newcomb - 3 aces, 2 digs, 7 assist, and 2 kills

Natalyia Story - 1 ace, 5 serve receive, 8 digs, and 3 kills

Lilly Loftis - 4 aces, 3 serve receive, 3 digs, and 2 kills

Hana Yancey - 2 aces, 6 digs, and 2 assist





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