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Bluestone volleyball pick up first district win

SoVaNow.com / September 13, 2017
The Bluestone varsity spikers picked up their first win in James River District Thursday, topping Central Lunenburg in three straight sets.

Bluestone is now 1-5, 1-2 JRD.

Scores in the match were 25-19, 25-9 and 25-16. Leading players in the game were Ashlyn Knott, Nicole Newton, April Newton, Hite Jones, Erin Strider, Tori Rowe, Leadrea Lipscomb and Madison Lott.

In JRD action earlier in the week the girls played a very competitive series with 2016 JRD champions Amelia. Bluestone lost the match in three games but had good production from several players.

Ashlyn Knott with 12 kills, Tori Rowe with 11 digs and April Newton’s 10 digs were just some of the highlights of this match.



Bluestone vs Lunenburg Stats:

Ashlyn Knott — 7 kills 8 digs 2 blocks 1 assist and 1 ace

Nicole Newton — 19 digs, 6 kills, 5 assists and 4aces

April Newton — 7 digs, 4 aces and 1 kill

Hite Jones – 8 assists and 3 aces

Erin Strider – 5 digs, 3 kills, 3 assists, 2 aces

Tori Rowe — 4 digs and 2 kills

Leadrea Lipscomb — 3 aces and 2 kills

Madison Lott — 4 digs, 2 kills, 1 assist



Bluestone vs. Amelia Stats:

Ashlyn Knott — 12 kills, 3 blocks, and 2 digs

Tori Rowe — 11 digs

April Newton — 10 digs, 1 kill

Nicole Newton — 7 digs, 6 assists and 5 kills

Leandrea Lipscomb — 4 digs

Erin Strider — 7 digs and 2 aces

A T Williamson — 1 dig 1 kill and 1 block

Hite Jones — 7 assists

Madison Lort — 1 dig



Bluestone jayvees 2-2 in district play

The jayvees went 1-1 last week in district play last week. The girls recorded a comeback win over Amelia on Tuesday before falling to Central Lunenburg on Thursday.

In the Amelia match the girls lost a tough first game 22-25. But by game two the girls were on point and took that frame 25-16. The Lady Barons dominated the third game, 15-6.

The girls took a tough loss on Thursday to Central Lunenburg. Bluestone fell in the match with two, very tight games of 20-25 and 18-25.



JV Bluestone vs Amelia Stats:

Annelise Bailey — 2 aces, 7 serve receive, 4 digs, 1 assist

Hana Yancey — 5 aces, 2 serve receive, 4 digs, 5 assist, 4 kills

Emma Newcomb — 4 aces, 1 serve receive, 6 digs, 5 assist, 8 kills

Lilly Loftis — 2 aces, 5 serve receive, 7 digs, 1 kill



JV Bluestone vs. Lunenburg:

Emma Newcomb — 8 kills, 3 assists, 2aces , 2 digs

Hana Yancey — 5 digs 5 assists 2 aces 2 kills

Trista Newcomb — 9 digs 2 aces 1 assist

Natalyia Story — 2 digs 2 aces

Kaylin Seamans – 4 digs

Lilly Loftis — 2 digs 1 ace

Kaitlyn Barretta – 2 digs 2 kills

Annelise Bailey — 2 digs 1 ace





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