Lady Rebels fall to Trimble

By Donald Lambert - [email protected]

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — The Trimble volleyball team defeated host South Gallia 3-1 in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division match-up on Wednesday in Gallia County.

The Lady Rebels (7-8, 3-7) seemingly had the Lady Tomcats on the ropes early on with a 25-22 victory in Game 1. However, Trimble clawed its way to win consecutive games (29-27, 25-8, 25-10) to take the match on the road.

Sophomore Erin Evans led the Red and Gold with 14 service points and three aces. Mariah Hineman had seven points, while Courtney Haner and Kirstin Burnette had five points each. Hineman, Kirstin and Taylor Burnette each had one ace for the Lady Rebels.

Jayla Wolford led with a team-high eight kills, followed by Caitlyn VanScoy with five. Haner earned three kills at the net, while Hineman had two kills. Taylor Burnette got eight assists for South Gallia, followed by Evans with three.

The Lady Rebels were defeated by Trimble 3-0 in their previous meeting on Sept. 8 at Trimble High School.

Donald Lambert can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2106

By Donald Lambert

[email protected]