Varsity volleyball fell to Pendleton Thursday night 1-3 (15-25, 19-25, 25-21, 15-25).
Defensively, the Lions were led by Marlee Turnipseed with 18 digs, Jess Maloney with 15 digs, and Natalie Bryson with 13 digs. Emmy Smith had 5 blocks, and Maloney and Emma Wolthuis both contributed 4 blocks.
Offensively, Maloney led the team with 31 assists, recording her first double-double of the season. Sydney Siders had 10 skills, followed by Wolthuis and Sofia Smith with 8 and 7 kills.
The Lions are 1-1 on the season and 1-1 in Region 1-AAA play. The Lions have their first home match Tuesday (9/15) versus Wren. JV will play at 5:30, followed by varsity at 7:00.