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Dodd City Lady Hornets slip by Sulphur Bluff in 5

Posted Date: 09/06/2019

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by Allen Rich

North Texas E-news

Dodd City, Texas -- Journie Hilliard hammered away at the Sulphur Bluff defense, finishing with 28 kills to help Dodd City come away with a five-set victory.

Dodd City had everything going right in a 25-10 win in the opener, but Sulphur Bluff turned back Dodd City, 25-22, in the second set.

Dodd City took the third set, 25-21, however once again Sulphur Bluff evened up the match with a 25-23 victory in the fourth set to bring the teams back onto the court for the tiebreaker.

In the fifth set, Dodd City finally put Sulphur Bluff away, 15-12, to seal the match.

Dodd City's Ali Preas contributed eight kills and seven blocks.

Tori Dotson also played a prominent role in the victory with six kills and a pair of aces.

Delaney Pilliod doled out 32 assists to her Lady Hornet hitters.

Dani Baccus had six assists to go along with her team-high three aces.

Kylee Graves finished with two aces and Rion Baccus had one ace.

Dodd City beats Sulphur Bluff in 5

25-10, 22-25, 25-21, 23-25, 15-12

Ali Preas: 8 kills, 7 blocks
Journie Hilliard: 28 kills, 6 blocks
Delaney Pilliod: 32 assists, 1 ace, 3 digs
Tori Dotson: 6 kills, 2 aces
Dani Baccus: 6 assists, 4 digs, 3 aces
Rion Baccus: 1 ace
Kylee Graves: 3 digs, 2 aces

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Dodd City ISD
602 North Main Street
Dodd City, Texas 75438

Office hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm

Summer Office Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:00am -4:30pm

Phone: 903-583-7585
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