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Carter Wins Top Volleyball Honors | Etvarsity

The White Oak Ladynecks went nine sets in total against quality opponents last week, and Calee Carter put in dominant performances in both matches.

For her efforts, Carter earned East Texas Women’s Volleyball Player honors from the Longview News-Journal for games played September 12-17.

The award is sponsored by the Longview Orthopedic Clinic.

Carter finished the week with 52 kills, 16 digs, 25 receptions, 15 service points, an ace and two blocks as the Ladynecks improved to 26-7 on the year with a five-set victory over Bullard and a four-set victory over Harmony.

She had 28 hammer throws and hit .510 against Bullard, adding 10 digs, 17 receptions, two blocks, five runs and an ace. Against Harmony, she hit .488 with 24 kills, six digs, eight receptions and 10 points.

Heading into Tuesday’s home game against Hawkins, Carter had amassed 254 kills on the year.

White Oak will open District 15-3A play at home on Friday against Hughes Springs.

In other outstanding East Texas performances (nominated by coaches):

by Longview Trinity Jackson dished out 37 assists to go along with 12 kills, 12 digs and three aces, and Brianna Converse finished with 20 kills, four blocks, four aces and 11 digs.

pines Laney Schröder recorded 10 kills, 18 digs, three assists and 22 service points.

Spring Hill’s Carli Manasseh recorded 19 kills, one ace, five blocks and five digs in sweeps of Chapel Hill and Center.

from Carthage Mara Hodges had 22 kills, 27 digs, two aces, two blocks and two assists as the Lady Dawgs improved to 3-0 in district play with wins over Gilmer and Henderson. Teammate Jakyra Roberts had 29 kills and nine blocks. talyn williams came up with 35 digs, and Emilie Bitter finished with 38 assists and 20 digs.

by Sabina Wedge Brown finished the week with 45 kills, 10 digs and three blocks in wins over West Rusk and Quitman. The Lady Cardinal star also recorded her 600th career kill during the week.

Waskom’s Alaina Dyson led the team in takedowns, blocks and digs as the Lady Wildcats moved to 3-0 in district play with wins over Jefferson and Arp. She had 29 kills, 16 assists, 10 blocks, 19 digs, nine aces, and 19 service points.

from Beckville Sophie Elliott had 81 assists, 21 digs, two kills and an ace in two games. Avery Morris finished with 27 kills, 48 ​​digs, two blocks and an ace and Amber Harris 35 kills, six blocks, 9 digs and two aces. The Ladycats beat 5A Lufkin and 4A Bullard.

from Hawkins Jordyn Warren had 25 assists, 11 kills and 11 digs. Laney Wilson added 18 kills and 23 recoveries, and Trinity Hawkins finished with 12 aces, six kills, 21 assists and 20 digs.

of the troop Bailey Blanton recorded 26 kills, four aces, 30 receptions, four blocks, three digs, and 34 service and teammate points Karsyn Williamson had 15 digs and 56 receptions for the week.


Seven East Texas Class 3A teams are ranked in this week’s Texas Girls Coaches Association poll, led by Mount Vernon at No. 4. Tatum (11), White Oak (14), Paris Chisum (16 ), Central Heights are also classified as 3A. (20), Mineola (21) and Rains (25).

Other East Texas ranked teams are Leverett’s Chapel (24) in Class A, Beckville (4) in 2A, Canton (17), Spring Hill (19) and Van (25) in 4A and Hallsville (11) and Texas High (24) in 5A.

The top ranked teams of the week are Highland Park in 6A, Lucas Lovejoy in 5A, Pleasanton in 4A, Bushland in 3A, Iola in 2A and Fayetteville in Class A.