Lady Raider Volleyball Sweeps Scrimmages from Cumberland County on Thursday

VolleyballsThe Coffee County CHS volleyball team got a pair of victories on Thursday night in scrimmage action at Cumberland County.  The varsity team claimed a 3 to 1 win over the host Lady Jets while the JV team claimed a 2 set sweep.  In varsity play, the Lady Raiders dropped the first set, only to roar back and take the next 3 sets and the match.  Set scores were 15-25, 25-10, 25-18 and 25-22.  Coach Andrew Taylor was pleased with his young team’s performance and singled out Kaylee Skipper and Peyton Nicoll for their attacking and their serving.  The junior varsity team were pushed to the limit in both of their games, but got the match sweep winning 25-23 and 25-21.  The Lady Raiders will host a middle school scrimmage play day on Saturday beginning at 9:00 AM.  Saturday will also be the last day for girls to sign up for the Youth Volleyball League for girls in grades 4th thru the 6th.  Signups and the play day will be held from 9 to 5 at the Joe Frank Patch Memorial Gym.