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Hillsborough loses district title in five sets, still advances

Hillsborough loses district title in five sets, still advances

Matt Lutton
October 21, 2016 • 337 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Hillsborough fell to Brandon in five sets after winning the first two in the district title game on Thursday. The Terriers will play a road game next week in the first round of the regional playoffs. Hillsborough jumped out to an early lead, taking the first sets 25-23 and 25-19, but Brandon fought...

JV and varsity volleyball look ahead after their win against Chamberlain

JV and varsity volleyball look ahead after their win against Chamberlain

Maddie Dhondt and Jenika Freeman
September 6, 2016 • 327 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Hillsborough volleyball started their season with “training during the summer and a lot of conditioning,” said junior co-captain Emma Bernstine. Varsity volleyball has won 3 out of the 4 games, one including tonight’s game against Chamberlain. The game they lost was against their rival, King. They...

Hillsborough volleyball team starts season with a win

Hillsborough volleyball team starts season with a win

Haley Mueller and Moryah Wells
August 22, 2016 • 456 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

After a tough couple weeks of practice, the volleyball team opened the season with a 3-0 win against Middleton. The Terriers dominated the first set, winning 25-4. Middleton scored 10 in the second set and 15 in the third. For freshman Sheila Kratzer, this victory meant a lot, seeing that is was...

Volleyball team serves ahead

Matt Lutton
September 24, 2015 • 480 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Despite starting the season 5-2 and 1-0 in the district, Yolanda Driskell Whitehead is not yet satisfied. She is determined to lead the team to another district trophy. “Our hope is to be district champions, and I believe it’s an attainable goal,” she said. The offense, however, is an area of...

Volleyball team faces new challenges

Volleyball team faces new challenges

Alex Morrison, Staff Writer
August 28, 2015 • 616 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

In a muggy, crowded gym, the varsity girls volleyball team practices its plays and drills with intensity and efficiency — despite the fact that the team has lost eight of last year’s senior players. Undeterred by this drawback, the team is quite optimistic about its chances in the upcoming season...

Bump, set, dominate

Bump, set, dominate

Katie Frost, Photo Editor
November 8, 2013 • 1,312 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Ending the season with a 15-7 record, including tournaments, the volleyball team placed second in the district and went to the first round of regionals. “This is the best season that we’ve ever had,” said junior Kiki Sutherland, of the team’s great success this year. Players and coaches alike...

Photo Gallery: Volleyball

Photo Gallery: Volleyball

Liz Lisowski
October 11, 2013 • 879 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports, Volleyball

The girls volleyball team competed in a tournament over the weekend at Tampa Catholic High School. The team came in second place, losing to TC. At the upcoming tournament the girls hope to improve and come in first place.

Volleyball wins against Chamberlain

Adrian Fernanadez
October 1, 2013 • 1,153 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Sports, Volleyball

The Terriers JV Volleyball team defeated Chamberlain High School at home. The score of the first set was 25-12,  the second set was 25-22. Their next game is at Armwood on Oct. 3 at 7:30....

Volleyball team aims to pack gym

Volleyball team aims to pack gym

Samantha Votzke, Sports Editor
August 23, 2013 • 1,654 views
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

At many home volleyball games, the stands are peppered with parents and lacking student presence. Last year, however, many senior supporters appeared with signs and face paint to support the varsity team. The girls lost a number of senior players but hope to see more students in the stands again this...

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