Batesville Bulldogs C Team had their opening match up tonight. We traveled to Madison and played two games capped at 25. Game one we lost with a final score of 22-25. Tiffany Hawker scores 7pts with 2 being aces, and Kennedy Westrick served up 3pts 1 ace. The second game we won 25-24! Serving for us were Tiffany Hawker with 9pts, and Belle Westerfeld with 5pts 2aces. We rallied back from a 21-24 with great serves and finding our way as a team! Nice start to the season ladies! The Batesville JV volleyball team extended their win streak to 3 straight to start the season by defeating Madison in 3 games. After a slow start for the team, Madison got the upper hand dropping the first set 23-25, the Lady Dogs bounced back with a lopsided 25-6 win to force a final game resulting in a 15-11 win. Naia Bustinza led the team offensively scoring 10 points and earning 5 kills at the net. Sydnee Schaefer continued her consistency in the back row. What a marathon night! The Varsity Bulldogs are 3-0 on the season after defeating the Madison Cubs 25-8,25-17, 23-25, 18-25,25-7. We started out strong then Madison made a few adjustments that took the wind out of our sails but we can back swinging in set 5. The night was sparked by great leadership from senior Macy Prickel. Leading the attack was Macy. She was 34/38 spiking with 19 kills followed by Katie Bedel with 13 kills. Senior Abby Westerfeld and Macy led the team in serving with 20/22. Macy also had 4 aces on the night. The defense was sparked by Macy Prickel with 21 digs and Nikki Fox followed with 19 digs. Great win Dogs!Our next game is against Shelbyville on Saturday, August 24th. Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Kateri Paul.