Lady Net Dogs Beat Vidalia but Fall to New Hampstead on Senior Night

Lyons, GA – October 4, 2022 | Coach Terry Goodwin

The Toombs County Lady Net Dogs had Senior night last night and came out with a split beating Vidalia in two sets, but losing to New Hampstead in three sets.

In the match against Vidalia, the Lady Net Dogs started slow but ended with a big comeback. Senior Vivianna Rodriguez went to the service line with the Indians leading the set 19-13. Rodriguez served 12 straight points to close the first set 25-19. The Dogs would go on to win the second set 25-15 to pick up the match win. Rodriguez finished the match with 17 service points and 5 aces. Senior Zariaha Newkirk also had a huge night with 13 kills. Other key players in the match were Scarlett Stanley, who had 5 digs and 5 kills, Martasia Burton, who had 7 assists, and Anabel Cruz who contributed with 6 assists and 6 service points.

In the second match versus New Hampstead, the Dogs would lose in three sets 22-25, 26-24, and 11-15. Standouts in the New Hampstead match were Cruz with 8 service points, 4 Aces, and 7 assists, and Martasia Burton who also had 7 assists. Newkirk helped with 7 kills and Anna Patrick contributed 3 kills.

The JV match with Vidalia was led by Makayla Brewton who had 14 service points followed by Estrella Barbosa who had 8 service points. Arianna Hill and Emma Wright both had 6 service points each.

Varsity is now 17-10 overall and 10-4 in the region. Our JV moves to 8-3 on the year.

We would like to say thank you to both the parents and senior players (Alayah Servin, Kortney Mahone, Sarah Morris, Vivianna Rodriguez, and Zariaha Newkirk) for all they have contributed to our program over the last four years.