Girls Varsity Volleyball · Varsity Volleyball Leave River Ridge Tournament Undefeated


Lady Panthers Varsity Volleyball team traveled to Pasco County on Saturday, 8/31 to play in a tournament with many teams from their district.  The Lady Panthers displayed their grit and perseverance and came out 4-0.

vs. Fivay – Scores: 25-23; 25-14

The team came out strong and was led by Joeimilie Rijos Lozada with 13 assists, 5 kills, 3 digs, and 2 aces and Haley Thomasson with 7 kills, 1 block, 3 digs, 7 successful serve receive passes, 1 assist, and 1 ace. Our defensive specialist, Davis Bryson, contributed 10 digs, 3 aces, and 2 assists, and 2 successful serve receive passes while our libero, Tyler Conklin, added 10 successful serve receive passes, 6 digs, 1 assist, and 1 ace. Mikel Sorel had 3 kills and 1 ace. Grace Teitelman also had 3 kills while Mallori Grey had 2 kills, 10 digs, 15 successful serve receive passes, and 1 ace. Tristen King also produced 2 kills and 1 block.

vs. Gulf – Scores: 25-9; 25 10

The entire team contributed to this win! Grace Taylor, Mikel Sorel, and Haley Thomasson contributed 3 kills each. Joeimilie Rijos Lozada had 4 kills, 10 assists, and 6 digs. Taelor Rath had 2 kills, 5 digs, 3 successful serve receive passes, 1 assist, and 1 ace. Kiah Frink had 2 kills and 2 digs. Mallori Grey had 2 kills and 4 digs. Jaelynn Richardson moved up from JV and had 1 kill and 1 dig.

vs. River Ridge – Scores 25-23; 25-13

This exciting match was led by Haley Thomasson with 10 kills, 9 digs, 1 block, and 1 ace. Mikel Sorel also added 4 kills and 2 blocks while Grace Teitelman had 4 kills and 1 dig. Setter Joeimilie Rijos Lozada had 18 assists, 2 kills, 2 digs, and 3 aces. Tyler Conklin and Davis Bryson played great defense with a total of 21 digs and 16 successful serve receive passes. Tristen King had 1 kill and Mallori Grey had 1 kill, 8 digs, 2 aces, and 2 assists. Jaelynn Richardson also contributed 1 block

vs. Countryside – 25-15; 25-22

Grace Teitelman led with 4 kills while Mikel Sorel and Mackenzi Grey had 3 each. Haley Thomasson, Mallori Grey, Grace Taylor, and Jaelynn Richardson each had 2 kills a piece. Kiah Frink added 1 kill as well. Joeimilie Rijos Lozada had 10 assists while Mallori Grey had 4 assists. The team had a total of 39 digs and aces were produced by: Haley Thomasson – 3; Joeimilie Lozada – 2; Mallori Grey – 1; Taelor Rath – 1; and Mackenzi Grey – 1.

Varsity Volleyball will be traveling two South Sumter on Wednesday and Springstead on Thursday to finish out the week. Come support your Lady Panthers!  Start times for both matches is 6:30 pm.