Assumption defeats Morgan City in four games
MORGAN CITY — The Morgan City Lady Tigers fell to the Assumption High Lady Mustangs 3-1 Tuesday in both teams’ season opener.
While Morgan City took game 1, 27-25, the Lady Mustangs responded with three straight wins, 25-20, 25-16 and 25-8.
Junior Jaiveianna Jones led the Lady Tigers with three aces, nine kills, three blocks, one assist and a dig, while senior Taylor Prince added three aces, a kill, five assists and a dig.
Other top contributors included junior Brandi Ingram, one ace, two kills and two digs; senior Layne Reynaud, one ace, nine assists and a dig; and sophomore Alex Thompson, three kills and a dig.
In junior varsity action, Morgan City fell to Assumption 25-4, 25-19.
Sophomore Karley Guidry led Morgan City with two kills, four aces and two assists, while sophomore Cecily Feliciano added two kills.
In freshman action, Morgan City fell 25-23, 25-16.
Morgan City will return to action today when it hosts Hahnville. Freshmen action will begin at 4 p.m. with junior varsity and varsity action to follow.
Central Catholic wins
The Central Catholic Lady Eagles won their season opener Tuesday with a 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-18) win against Terrebonne in Houma.
Senior Meo Knight led the Lady Eagles with 13 kills, 10 digs and six blocks, while senior Geralynn Garrett added 12 kills and junior Kaitlyn Gros, four aces and 31 assists.
Other top contributors included junior Brittany Longman, seven kills and four aces, senior Olivia Crawford, 12 digs; and junior Megan Landry, five kills and two aces.
Central Catholic will return to action today when it hosts Lutcher with action junior varsity action set for a 4:30 p.m. start and varsity to follow at 5:30 p.m.