Clay County volleyball team earns first place in Abilene tourney

Members of the CCVA 13U Black Team are (back) Abby Zamzow, Audrey Gallagher, Brea Box, Laken Cullum, Maylan Armstrong, Jordan Nichols, Coach Vallery Mitchell, (front) Carly Hart, Chelsea Burns and Samantha Clements.

The Clay County Volleyball Association’s 13U Black Team earned first place in the Silver Division at Abilene’s Frontier Fest volleyball tournament March 15-16. Team members are Abby Zamzow, Audrey Gallagher, Brea Box, Laken Cullum, Maylan Armstrong, Jordan Nichols, … [Read more...]

UIL realignment will keep teams, fans on the road

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In a major shakeup of classifications for fall and winter sports in 2014-15, the UIL has Clay County athletes and fans facing some long trips for away games, and for some teams, little time to prepare for district schedules. With the biennial realignment, announced … [Read more...]

Lady Cats dominate All-District 8-2A volleyball selections

Katie Halsell, 8-2A Most Valuable Setter

  Henrietta volleyball dominated the All-District 8-2A selections, announced Tuesday. Katie Halsell earned the honor of Most Valuable Setter, while teammates Anni Scholl and Joyana Zamzow were named Co-Most Valuable Hitter. Taylor Bennett earned the title of … [Read more...]

Lady Cats’ season comes to a close in Region I semifinal

Lady Cat Katie Halsell battles a Highland Park Lady Hornet at the net Friday at Abilene Christian University's Moody Coliseum.

Henrietta took a decisive win over Amarillo Highland in the first set of the Region I semifinal Friday in Abilene, but a change in momentum midway through the second set signaled the end of the Lady Cats season. Henrietta opened the match with a 25-17 final in the … [Read more...]

Lady Cats bound for Abilene with three-set win in Reg. I quarterfinal


Henrietta’s Lady Cat volleyball team is bound for Abilene, earning a berth to the Region I tournament with a three-set win over Breckenridge in Tuesday night’s regional quarterfinal. The Lady Cats defeated Breckenridge in the quarterfinal 25-16, 25-15, … [Read more...]

Lady Cats defeat Kermit to advance to Region I quarterfinal


With a four-set win over Kermit for an area title, Henrietta’s Lady Cat volleyball team advances to the Region I quarterfinal. The Lady Cats defeated the Yellow Jackets 5-8, 17-25, 25-13, 25-14. Anni Scholl led the Henrietta squad with 14 kills and 16 digs. Joyana … [Read more...]

Lady Cats advance in playoffs with bi-district sweep of Eastland


Henrietta’s varsity Lady Cats continued their win streak Monday night with a bi-district title, defeating Eastland in three sets — 25-9, 25-10, 25-10. The Lady Cats, ranked ninth in state by the Texas Girls Coaches Association, will face the winner of Tuesday’s … [Read more...]

Lady Cats claim 8-2A title, finish district undefeated

District champion Henrietta Lady Cats

  With a three-set sweep of Bowie Tuesday night, Henrietta’s Lady Cats finished District 8-2A with a 10-0 record. Friday, The Lady Cats claimed the district championship with a four-set win over Nocona. Henrietta will face Eastland in a bi-district … [Read more...]

Lady Cats recover from first set to defeat Holliday in four

Lady Cat libero Cassie Pickett backs up setter Katie Halsell Tuesday in the first of four sets against Holliday.

Joyana Zamzow and Addison Wade combined for 27 kills Tuesday night to lead the Lady Cats in a four-set win over Holliday — 25-27, 25-18, 25-16, 25-15. Zamzow scored 14 kills and Wade finished with 13 kills. Zamzow also had two aces and 13 digs. Anni Scholl scored … [Read more...]

Lady Cats defeat Tigerettes in four sets to remain unbeaten


Henrietta’s varsity Lady Cats earned a four-set win over Jacksboro Saturday — 25-19, 25-11, 23-25, 25-9 — to remain undefeated in district play. Anni Scholl led the squad with 14 kills, nine digs, and four assisted blocks, followed by Joyana Zamzow with 10 kills, … [Read more...]