North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

September 18, 2013

Volleyball: Corner sweeps Fultondale, Oak Grove in tri-match

By Robert Carter
North Jefferson News

CORNER — Corner rolled over Fultondale in straight sets, and then took down area foe Oak Grove in three straight sets in a volleyball tri-match Tuesday.

The Yellow Jackets won 25-8, 25-11 over the Wildcats, and 25-20, 25-17, 27-25 over the Tigers.

In the nightcap, four Corner players had career-best matches. Setter Cheyenne Bryant had 28 assists, five kills and three aces; middle hitter Sam Pinion tallied 12 kills and four aces; defensive specialist Paige Sanford had 14 digs; and outside hitter Emiley Brooks recorded 10 kills. 14 digs and three aces.

In the opening match, defensive specialist Samantha Sullivan served six aces, outside hitter Bailee Hammock had five digs and three kills, and Bryant had eight assists and two kills for the Jackets.