Etowah volleyball winning streak at seven matches


Photo: Etowah High’s Lauren Farmer (1) and Gadsden City’s Kiera Hampton (22) battle at the net during the Lady Blue Devils’ match victory last Tuesday (Sept. 28) at GCHS. (Chris McCarthy/Messenger)

Etowah won its seventh straight match last Tuesday (Sept. 28) with a 3-0 sweep over Gadsden City at GCHS. For the Lady Blue Devils (16-4, 3-1), Jaleigh Devine had eight assists and two blocks, Lauren Farmer had six assists, Laura Wood had five aces and two digs; Elli Jones had two kills, two assists and two digs; Shelby Horton had four assists, Abbi Martin had three digs and Anna Jones had three kills.
Etowah swept a quad match last Monday (Sept. 27). The Lady Blue Devils defeated Ashville, 25-18, 21-25, 15-12; DAR, 27-25, 25-18; and Sardis, 27-25, 27-25. For Etowah, Jaleigh Devine had 41 kills, seven kills and three digs; Shelby Horton had 48 assists, five kills and three digs; Anna Jones had 15 kills, five digs, three blocks, two aces and two assists; Abbi Martin had 17 digs and six aces; and Elli Jones had 14 digs and three aces.
Etowah swept a tri-match on September 23. The Lady Blue Devils defeated Ashville, 3-1 and Cherokee County, 2-0. Against Ashville, Jaleigh Devine had 25 kills, four blocks and three digs; Shelby Horton had 39 assists; Abbi Martin had 10 digs and three aces; Ellington Jones had five digs and four aces; Anna Jones had four kills, three digs and three blocks; and Laura Wood had eight kills and two digs. Against Cherokee County, Horton had nine assists, Martin had four aces and four digs, Chloe Kelly had three kills and Aydea Black and three digs.

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