Missouri High School Volleyball - Huntsville over SouthwestSeptember 17, 2011: Washburn, MO 64656
The crowd at Saturday's non-league bout between the Huntsville Eagles (Huntsville, AR) and the host Southwest Trojans (Washburn, MO), saw Huntsville's volleyball squad beat Southwest by a tally of 2-0.
With the win, Huntsville upgrades its record to 1-2 on the year. The Eagles host Alma (Alma, AR) to play the Airedales in a 5A - West bout on Tuesday, September 20. The Airedales go into the bout with a record of 3-3. Alma won 3-2 in their recent league bout against Morrilton (Morrilton, AR)
The Trojans now own a 5-6 record. They play next when they host Crane for a non-league bout on Saturday, September 17. Southwest will play a Pirates squad coming off a 2-1 league loss to Billings (Billings, MO). The Pirates record now stands at 0-1.
Huntsville rallied to win the first set and then pull away at the end of the second to defeat Southwest in pool play of Volleyfest 2011. Freshman middle Shannon Mitchell led the Lady Trojans with 8 attacks and 4 blocks.