Ladycats fall to Corsicana Lady Tigers


Kaitlyn Gipson goes for the kill during early match play against the Corsicana Lady Tigers this past Friday afternoon in Corsicana. Mexia fell to the Lady Tigers 3-0. Mexia News photo/Stephen R. Farris

By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports

The Ladycats put up a tough fight against the Corsicana Lady Tigers Friday afternoon, Sept. 13, only to fall to their out-of-town rivals 25-8, 25-9, 25-12.

Mexia’s front line did what they could against the Lady Tigers taller players.

The second set was close early on as the Ladycats tied the score at 7-7 until Corsicana made their run to close it out.

Kaitlyn Gipson and Jynesha Jackson did manage to knock down a few kills spread out over the match, while in the back court, Mackenzie Bain and Tyesha Johnson worked hard to keep the ball in play.

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