Spartans remain unbeaten in district with easy wins over Raiders
August 30, 2013By Bryan Priddy of South Warren Middle School
The Spartans Take No Prisoners Against the Raiders
August 29, 2013
South Warren entered Thursday night’s game ready to take the next step forward in their season. Warren East was tied for second place in both the 7th and 8th grade divisions, trailing only the Spartans in each. In the 7th grade match, South Warren charged to an early 7 point lead before the Raiders responded to cut the lead to 4 points at 11-7. The Spartans then went on a run of their own and despite hitting struggles won easily 25-14, 25-6. South Warren was led by outside hitter Sophie Pemberton with 13 aces, 4 kills, 1 dig and setter Alex Pardue added 8 aces, 2 kills, and 4 assists.
In the 8th grade match, the Spartans used key middle hitting to power home a straight set victory 25-12, 25-7. South Warren was paced by middle hitter Alexa Davis with 5 kills and 1 ace while setter Mary Pitts had 2 aces and 10 assists on the night. The 8th grade team remains unbeaten this year with a perfect 8-0 mark on the season. The Spartans next action is Wednesday, Sept 4 @ SW against Moss. Come out and support your South Warren volleyball teams. GO SPARTANS!!!