Lady Badgers are atop of 32-A race

Staff report, Alice Echo-News Journal

After a close first match, the Ben Bolt Lady Badgers took care of Benavides in three games Tuesday in a District 32-A contest. The Lady Badgers won 25-23, 25-17, 25-18. Ben Bolt rose to the top of the 32-A standings with a 2-0 record. Benavides is 0-2.

In a game which was a homecoming of sorts, the Alice Lady Coyotes dropped a non-district match against Falfurrias Tuesday night. After 14 matches this season, Tuesday's game was Alice's first here at home. The Lady Coyotes lost to Falfurrias in three-straight games 25-10, 25-12, 27-25. With the loss, Alice's season record dropped to 1-14. Falfurrias's season mark improved to 11-4. Alice had 16 team kills. Kim Rea led the team with five. Rea also led the team in blocks with three of the team's five. Ashley Arrellano has nine of Alice's 19 team digs. The Lady Coyotes had three team assists.

The San Diego Lady Vaqueros lost to Taft in straight games Tuesday. Taft won the three games 25-16, 25-9, 25-5.