Louisa, Ky. — The Lawrence Co. VolleyDawgs are off to a 4-0 start after a victory over Betsy Layne on Wednesday.
Head Coach Autumn Blevins talks to her team during a break in the action Wednesday.
The Bulldogs lost the first set to the defending 58th District champs 25-9 and then stormed back to take the next three sets and the victory 25-15, 25-20, and 25-19.
Emma Collins serving for the VolleyDawgs versus Betsy Layne.
Lawrence Co. opened the season last Monday with a sweep of Magoffin Co. 2-0 ( 25-10 and 25-13 ) and Rose Hill Christian 2-0 ( 25-20 and 25-15 ) at home.
Last Thursday the VolleyDawgs took care of Greenup Co. 3-1 ( 25-16, 15-25, 25-21, 28-26 ) also at home.
Kenzley Brooks far right and Sophie Adkins near are ready for the serve from Betsy Layne.
Lawrence Co. will hit the road for another 58th District game at Prestonsburg before hosting the Annual Bulldog Bash on Saturday.
Lawrence Co. Head Coach Autumn Blevins
“… We started off slow against Betsy Layne but found a way to respond the following sets. Proud of how they fought back.’
“… Players are putting in a lot of work bringing a great positive energy to the floor. Our seniors, Ally Huffman and Riley McClanahan, are doing a fantastic job of leading by example both on and off the court with work ethic, communication, and decision-making. Our juniors, Sophie Adkins, Grace Blevins, Emma Collins, Kenzley Brooks, Laynie York, Sara Shannon, are making waves being explosive and aggressive throughout games, coming into their own and capitalizing on their strengths.
“… Sophomore Brylee Stafford and Freshman Aryn Huffman are bringing a lot of hustle and explosiveness to our team. I’m excited for where we are and look forward to future games. It’s going to be a special season.”