RACHEL – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc volleyball team continued to find early season success as they visited North Marion for a tri-match with North Marion and Preston last Thursday.
Buckhannon-Upshur picked up two more wins as they didn’t lose a set to either team.
The Lady Bucs swept North Marion, 25-14 and 25-22, and cruised past Preston, 25-16 and 25-13.
The pair of victories upped the Lady Bucs of head coach Ashley Stanton to 5-1 on the season.
The Lady Bucs had nine aces against North Marion with Caroline Frye leading the way with six.
Kendal Currence paced the team in kills with seven while Meghan Bailey had 20 assists and Frye had a team-best eight digs.
Currence had the lone block in the victory.
Against Preston, the Lady Bucs recorded 15 of their 50 points on aces as McKenzie Reynolds had six while Frye had four, Bailey three and Cadence Ringer three.
Reynolds and Ringer both had a team-high four kills while Bailey recorded nine assists.
Reynolds topped the team in digs with five.
The Lady Bucs will return to action today hosting Grafton and Bridgeport at 5:30 p.m. with the junior varsity tri-match starting at 4 p.m.
Buck.-Upshur 2 North Marion 0
Aces – Caroline Frye 6, Meghan Bailey 2, Cadence Ringer 1
Kills – Kendal Currence 7, Caroline Frye 5, McKenzie Reynolds 5, Cadence Ringer 5, Meghan Bailey 1, Tori Perkins 1, Kaitlyn Shannon 1.
Assists – Meghan Bailey 20, Allie Claypoole 1.
Digs – Caroline Frye 8, McKenzie Reynolds 8, Allie Claypoole 7, Kendal Currence 6, Tori Perkins 5, Meghan Bailey 4, Cadence Ringer 3, Kaitlyn Shannon 2.
Blocks – Kendal Currence 1.
Buck.-Upshur 2 Preston 0
Aces – McKenzie Reynolds 6, Caroline Frye 4, Meghan Bailey 3, Cadence Ringer 3.
Kills – McKenzie Reynolds 4, Cadence Ringer 4, Kendal Currence 3, Caroline Frye 2, Meghan Bailey 1.
Assists – Meghan Bailey 9, Tori Perkins 1, Kendal Currence 1.
Digs – McKenzie Reynolds 5, Caroline Frye 3, Kendal Currence 3, Cadence Ringer 1, Tori Perkins 1, Allie Claypoole 1.
Blocks – None.