West Stanly volleyball bounces back with win over East Rowan

Published 3:58 pm Friday, September 7, 2018

Madison Kee goes up for a kill in a recent road game. In Wednesday’s win over East Rowan, Kee led in three stat categories for the Colts. (Photo by Charles Curcio

The West Stanly Colts volleyball team bounced back from the loss earlier in the week to South Stanly with a 3-0 sweep over the 3A East Rowan Mustangs.

Scores of the match were 26-24, 25-20 and 25-20.

Madison Kee led West Stanly (8-3) in three stat categories. She led West with eight of the team’s 37 kills, three of the Colts’ eight aces and three of the team’s six blocks.

Chassity Thomas and Riley Barbee had nine digs each to lead West, while Addie Barbee had 18 of the Colts’ 32 assists.

West Stanly head coach LaRhonda Watkins said West played much better after Tuesday’s loss. She added, “Midway through our season, we are playing well and I hope that the players continue to improve.”


About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio has served as the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press for more than 16 years and has written numerous news and feature storeis as well. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also won an award from Boone Newspapers, and has won four North Carolina Press Association awards.

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