Volleyball: Fisher stays hot with district win, Ursuline dismisses Douglass
Area Prep Volleyball Report for Tuesday, Oct. 22
Make it eight straight wins for Fisher.
The Gators handled McDonogh 35 in straight sets at home Monday, winning 25-18, 25-14, 25-20 in District 7-IV action.
Seniors Sierra Barquero and Dallas DesRoches each had four kills. Barquero added six assists and six digs while DesRoches had four digs and two assists.
Ranked 15th in the most recent LHSAA Division IV power ratings, Fisher (11-4, 5-0) returns to district play today, on the road at Morris Jeff Community at 4:30 p.m. while the Roneagles (7-12, 2-6) are done with district play and will travel to McGehee Wednesday at 5 p.m.
Ursuline Academy remained unbeaten in District 9-III action with a convincing 25-5, 25-6, 25-15 win over Douglass.
Nadia Farley had seven kills, Megan Pulizzano finished with 15 assists and Sydney Cuneo served a pair of aces to pace the Lions attack.
Ranked fourth in the most recent LHSAA Division III power ratings, Ursuline (18-8, 4-0) returns to action on the road this afternoon at Terrebonne at 4:30 p.m. while Douglass returns to district play today at International High at 4:30 p.m.
Area Prep Volleyball Results from Monday, Oct. 21
Central over Ponchatoula 25-23, 24-26, 25-10, 25-19
Crescent City Christian over East Jefferson 25-19, 25-22, 16-25, 25-23
Fisher over McDonogh 35 25-18, 25-14, 25-20
Franklinton over Varnado 25-6, 25-4, 25-9
Haynes over Thomas Jefferson 25-20, 25-14, 25-19
Pope John Paul II over Northshore 25-23, 25-23, 28-26
Salmen over Springfield 25-15, 13-25, 22-25, 25-17, 15-12
Ursuline Academy over Douglass 25-7, 25-5, 25-15
Area Prep Volleyball Schedule for Tuesday, Oct. 22
Belle Chasse at Landry-Walker, 5:30 p.m.
Bogalusa at Independence, 4:30 p.m.
Chalmette at John Ehret, 5 p.m.
De La Salle at Newman, 5:30 p.m.
Dominican at West Jefferson, 5:30 p.m.
Warren Easton at Academy of Our Lady, 4:30 p.m.
East St. John at Ascension Christian, 6 p.m.
Einstein Charter at M.L. King Charter, 4:30 p.m.
Fisher at Morris Jeff Community, 4:30 p.m.
Hahnville at H.L. Bourgeois, 5 p.m.
Hammond at Covington, 4:30 p.m.
Haynes at Livingston Collegiate, 5:30 p.m.
Higgins at Mount Carmel Academy, 5:30 p.m.
International High at Lusher Charter, 5:30 p.m.
Karr at Helen Cox, 4:30 p.m.
J.F. Kennedy at Cabrini, 5:30 p.m.
Kenner Discovery at Abramson Sci Academy, 4:30 p.m.
Grace King at East Jefferson, 4 p.m.
Loranger at Archbishop Hannan, 5:30 p.m.
Mandeville at Fontainebleau, 5:30 p.m.
New Orleans Science & Math at Cohen, 4:30 p.m.
Northlake Christian at Christ Episcopal, 5:30 p.m.
Pope John Paul II at Springfield, 5:30 p.m.
Salmen at Pearl River, 4:30 p.m.
South Plaquemines at Ridgewood, 4:30 p.m.
St. Charles Catholic at John Curtis Christian, 5:30 p.m.
St. Helena at Pine, 4:30 p.m.
St. Martin’s Episcopal at Riverside Academy, 5:30 p.m.
St. Mary’s Academy at McGehee, 4:30 p.m.
St. Scholastica at Lakeshore, 6 p.m.
Patrick Taylor at Donaldsonville, 4:30 p.m.
Ursuline Academy at Terrebonne, 5:30 p.m.
B.T. Washington at Sophie B. Wright, 5:30 p.m.
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