Lady Hornets win Cave City Tournament

Thursday, September 11, 2014

The Harrisburg Lady Hornets volleyball team rebounded from a second match loss to capture the Cave City Tournament this past Saturday in Cave City.

The Harrisburg Lady Hornets volleyball team were crowned champions of the Cave City Tournament this past Saturday. Team members are: Back Row: (l-r) Katie Faulkner, Camille Clem, Caroline Parker, Somer Carter, Deanna Johnson, Taliyah Versie, Peyton Craft, Kori Weeks, Kayde Pennington, Starr Carter, head coach Chastan Carpino and assistant coach Megan Nutt. Front Row: (l-r) Brittany Sloane, Allyson Grissom, Abby Wallace and Emaleigh Harper. (Photo submitted)

In pool play, Harrisburg opened with a tie against Highland, 25-22 and 27-29 before coming back to down Hoxie 25-19 and 25-13. The Lady Hornets topped Batesville Southside 25-12 and 25-9 before falling to Newport 23-25 and 18-25.

Harrisburg beat host Cave City in one semi-final match 25-16, 15-25 and 15-14 then claimed the title with a 22-25, 25-21, 15-14 win over Newport.

Lady Hornet Camille Clem claimed MVP honors with Somer Carter and Abby Wallace being selected to the all-tournament team for Harrisburg.

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