Ladycats building intensity

By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports Editor

So what do you do when the team you’re playing is coming in fresh off a tournament championship?
You play them as hard as you possibly can and that was the case for the Mexia Ladycats Tuesday evening as they hosted the Corsicana Lady Tigers, who won the top division at the Fairfield Invitational Volleyball Tournament this past weekend.
Even though the Ladycats fell to Corsicana in three sets, 20-25, 17-25, 17-25, Mexia wasn’t intimidated by the Lady Tigers front line and outside hitting.
Jocelyn Anderson and Oasis Keener played solid defense at the net throughout the match and Keener pounded down some nice kill shots from the middle and outside, helping keep the Ladycats within striking distance all evening long.

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