The Marianna Middle School Lady Bullpups volleyball team kicked off their season with a road win over cross county Cottondale. The ‘B’ team won in three sets with the ‘A’ team bringing home the win in just two sets.
In ‘B’ team action, after falling 25-22 in the first set, the Lady Bullpups came back to take set two 25-8 before closing out the game with a 16-14 overtime win.
Amari Brown and Mia Merrifield led the team with two kills each, followed by Trista Williams with one kill. On board with four assists was Riley Commander, followed by Jenna Jarrard with one assist.
In ‘A’ team action, the Lady Bullpups took just two sets to make a statement and pick up their first win of the season. They won set one 25-22 before taking set two 25-19. Kinsey Smith had three kills and one block, followed by Caleigh Davis with two kills and one block. On board with two kills was Sydney Powell, followed by Kate Myhill with one kill. Lauren Brock picked up eight assists on the night.
Cottondale stats were not available.