MVJH splits with Yates Center volleyball

It was Wildcats v. Wildcats on the volleyball court Thursday. Yates Center prevailed in the A team matchup. Marmaton Valley took the B team contest.



October 1, 2021 - 2:38 PM

Marmaton Valley Junior High's Andie Carr receives the ball in a match earlier this season. Photo by Sara Harrison

YATES CENTER — Marmaton Valley Junior High’s B team picked up a straight-sets win on the volleyball court Thursday.

Marmaton Valley toppled Yates Center, 25-20, 25-8.

Jetta Mathews paced MV with 14 points, followed by Addisyn Drake with eight and Gabby Briggs with five. Alayna Cook scored two, while Layla Cook, Calleigh Beal, Kaya Boone and Kadience Womelsdorf all scored one.

Yates Center won in three sets in the A team affair, 20-25, 25-22 and 15-6.

Jacee Mattox paced Marmaton Valley with eight points. Braelyn Sutton was next with six and Shelby Sprague scored four. Kylah Sander, Andie Carr and Tay Blevins each scored three.

A busy weekend lies ahead. Marmaton Valley’s A team travels to Uniontown today for a tournament before both the A and B squads travel to Arma for a triangular with Pleasanton on Monday.