“These seniors have grown up and they remember that,” Lady Devils coach Amy Reed said. “That’s why they worked so hard to get that (trophy) back in our hands and in our house. We played to win tonight, and we took care of business to be sure we played at home on Tuesday night.”
Kaitlyn Whitt distributed 37 assists for Gate City (29-2), which hasn’t lost a match since Sept 5. The Lady Blue Devils clinched a home state quarterfinal match against James River on Tuesday night at 7 o’clock.In the Division 1 final, Clintwood simply could not keep up with the Jones. Rye Cove senior Brooke Jones dominated the net, finishing with 22 kills and seven blocks to help secure the win.
Kristin Sanders dished out 22 assists and came up with three service aces for the Lady Eagles (18-7), who will host Galax on Tuesday. Brianna Walden came up with 25 digs.For complete coverage pick up a copy of the Nov. 11 Times-News.