WICHITA FALLS — Kiara Scott had 10 kills and four digs for Denison but first-place Wichita Falls Rider defeated the Lady Yellow Jackets, 25-11, 21-26, 25-16, 25-15, in District 5-5A action on Tuesday night.
Taylor Greenameyer added eight kills and 12 digs, Taryn Gaines chipped in three kills and two digs, Courtney Gillespie handed out 24 assists to go with eight digs and Kaylee Walters and Taylor Dawes each finished with 11 digs for Denison (22-12, 3-6), which is a half-game out of a playoff spot with three matches remaining.
Melissa def. Princeton 3-0
MELISSA — Caroline Kasson had 11 kills and 16 digs as co-leader Melissa beat Princeton, 25-16, 25-21, 25-22, in district action on Tuesday night.
Susan Blake added nine kills, 10 digs, Charley Lane chipped in five kills and nine assists, Aubrey Grantham put down four kills, Sophia Davis handed out 18 assists and Brittany Melcher collected 21 digs for Melissa (22-9, 5-1).
Gunter def. Ponder 3-1
GUNTER — Camryn MacDonald had 19 kills, 19 digs and three blocks as second-place Gunter beat third-place Ponder, 25-20, 21-25, 25-16, 26-24, in district action on Tuesday.
Beth Gilbreath added 10 kills, Sarah Franze chipped in four kills and 14 digs, Nyah Ingram collected 15 digs, Alyssa Jarrell finished with 11 digs and Jacee Childers handed out 39 assists to go with 15 digs for Gunter (25-8, 8-1).
S&S def. Pilot Point 3-1
PILOT POINT — Grace Johnson had 11 kills and eight digs as S&S defeated Pilot Point, 25-14, 20-25, 25-16, 25-22, in district action on Tuesday.
Payton White added 10 kills and five blocks, Colleen Billmeier chipped in five kills and two blocks, Leighann Wolfe totaled 18 assists and 14 digs, Kaylee Baker finished with 15 digs and five aces, Mickey Baur collected 10 digs and Riley Marshall contributed eight digs for S&S (11-19, 1-8).
Whitewright def. Howe 3-1
WHITEWRIGHT — Amaya Rice and Juliann Kelley each put down 12 kills as Whitewright defeated Howe, 22-25, 26-24, 25-19, 25-23, in district action on Tuesday night.
Jy’Rea Johnson added eight kills, Erin Wood chipped in six kills, Kelsey Hodgdon handed out 38 assists and Kennedy Shaw collected eight digs for Whitewright (14-18, 3-6).
Tioga def. Collinsville 3-1
TIOGA — Andrea Perez had 25 kills as second-place Tioga beat third-place Collinsville, 25-22, 21-25, 25-22, 25-17, in district action on Tuesday night.
Nicole Hill added 13 kills, Destini Maness added six kills and two aces, Brittany Barnett handed out 40 assists, Marlie Rodas finished with nine digs and Paityn Glaze collected 17 digs for Tioga (24-10, 8-2).
Blue Ridge def. Wolfe City 3-0
BLUE RIDGE — Shelby Gerner had 14 kills, two blocks and two aces as co-leader Blue Ridge clinched a playoff spot with a 25-8, 25-16, 25-22 win over Wolfe City in district action on Tuesday.
Skyler Gerner added 11 kills, Ellery Martin chipped in seven kills, Kelsie Kennon totaled seven blocks and eight digs, Dakota Deckard handed out 16 assists, Marlaina Morgan finished with 13 assists and Taylor Langwell collected 17 digs for Blue Ridge (16-12, 9-1).
Tom Bean def. Dodd City 3-0
TOM BEAN — Baylee Stautzenberger had 10 kills as sixth-place Tom Bean beat third-place Dodd City, 25-23, 27-25, 25-17, in district action on Tuesday.
Lauren Getts added five kills, Cheyanne Worley put down four kills, Jillian Beck totaled 17 assists and four kills and Jewel Mason collected seven digs for Tom Bean, which moved into a tie with Wolfe City for the last 2A playoff spot with four matches to go.
Trenton def. Roxton 3-0
ROXTON — Gracie Holden had 12 kills as fourth-place Trenton defeated Roxton, 25-9, 25-11, 25-17, in district action on Tuesday night.
Maddison Lavoie added 11 kills and two aces and Bethany Nors handed out 21 assists for Trenton (15-20, 6-4).
Bells def. Savoy 3-0
SAVOY — Dezeray Poe put down seven kills as co-leader Bells clinched a playoff spot with a 25-21, 25-15, 25-15 victory against Savoy in district action on Tuesday.
Cheyenne Floyd added five kills and seven assists, Charli Waggoner chipped in four aces and three kills, Hali Williams handed out nine assists, Kennedy Derzapf contributed five aces and four digs and Bella Smith finished with three kills and five digs for Bells (16-17, 9-1).
Leonard def. Caddo Mills 3-2
LEONARD — Alyssa Davis had 22 kills and 18 digs as Leonard defeated Caddo Mills, 25-19, 25-11, 15-25, 16-25, 15-11, in non-district action on Tuesday night.
Madelyn Butler added 12 kills and six digs, Chloey Baker collected 15 digs, Shelby Wright chipped in 12 digs and Linda Feagan and Nakita Harris finished with 10 digs apiece for Leonard (24-10).