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St. Pius X Golden Lions
Volleyball Team Sweeps a Pair To Remain Undefeated in Area Play
August 24th, 2010
The volleyball team pulled out the match late against Riverwood (#7 AAA) with outstanding execution. Losing the first game 25-18 and trailing 22-19 in the second the team was three points from done when they caught fire. They won 5 of the last 6 points in game 2 behind clutch hitting by Leah Hardeman. They blew out the Raiders in the third game 25-14 to win the match. The team leader was Ella Anastasiades with 15 digs and a couple of big aces. In the night cap the volleyballers played Towers in an uneven match. The 25-5, 25-0 victory was highlighted by Amanda Stitt's serving. Amanda broke Jasmine Tyson's record for aces in a match with a 21 ace performance. The total ties the third largest recorded ace total in Georgia high school history. The team is next in action Thursday at Parkview.