By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports
The No. 2 ranked Wortham Lady Bulldogs were on the road last Tuesday night against the Groesbeck Lady Goats. Wortham won the first set, 25-22, but the Lady Goats came back to win the last three, 25-17, 25-16, 25-17, to take the non-district match 3-1.
Tied at one set each, Groesbeck volleyed out to a quick 11-3 lead with the Lady Goats Haley DeFriend serving six of those points.
Kendle Rhodes picked up four service points to move Wortham back into the game, cutting Groesbeck’s lead down to three, 11-8.
Groesbeck started to pull away late in the match, with DeFriend and Sarah Alston serving, while Alyssa Anglin and Kiki Asberry provided some attacks and defensive play at the net.
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