(September 27, 2016) — Taylor Garber tallied 21 assists, seven kills, four blocks, four digs and two aces in just three sets as Stephenville cruised past host Midlothian Heritage, 25-21, 25-22, 25-21, in 8-4A district volleyball action.
Senior middle Nicona Stilwell had eight kills, four digs and three blocks for Stephenville, while Jayci Morton added seven kills and three blocks. Emily Brandon added five kills and two blocks.
When Garber wasn’t setting, Hannah Huckabee took her turn quarterbacking the offense with 11 assists. Leading the defense was Hailey Martin with 28 digs, while Maren Isham and Kylee Ponder each added 11.
Stephenville, which stands alone in second place in 8-4A, is hosting a White Out when Brownwood visits Gandy Gym at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Cameron Cardenas, a senior setter, is a 6-4A first-team all-district honoree. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Junior outside hitter Chelsea Gillespie is an honorable-mention pick to the 6-4A all-district team. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Junior outside hitter Kaleigh Conger is one of four Stephenville players voted first-team all-district. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Senior setter Kelcee Jones is a first-team all-district pick. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Junior Kerstin Fredrickson was recognized by 6-4A coaches as an honorable-mention all-district player. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Senior libero Lauren Gutierrez is the 6-4A Defensive Player of the Year. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Junior outside hitter Mikayla Hobbs is a 6-4A first-team all-district pick. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Senior outside hitter Morgan Gibson is the 6-4A Offensive Player of the Year. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN
Sophomore middle blocker Nicona Stilwell is a second-team all-district selection. || Photo by RUSSELL HUFFMAN