Franklin Springs, GA – The Emmanuel Lady Lions Volleyball team took to the home court this afternoon to take on conference foe, Lees-McRae. This was the last time that seniors, Erica Burnham, Kodie Patterson and Brittany Scarbrough would take to the Emmanuel Lions home court.
Lady Lions End Season Against Lees-McRae
Nov 05, 2016
The game started with both team hungry for each point and fighting for the ball. The score was neck and neck throughout the first set, with the Lions and the Bobcats not wanting to make an unforced error. The Bobcats finally gained the three-point lead and were able to close the first set 25-22.
The Lady Lions continued with their intensity throughout the second set, and played some impressive points which enabled them to win the second set 25-20. It was now one all in sets with the score very close on the scoreboard. The Lions started blocking some very hard balls and making some fantastic kills. However, the Bobcats were just slightly stronger when it came down towards the end of the set, closing the third set 25-21.
Determined not to give up, the Lions continued to give the Bobcats a fight, and made them work hard for every point. Unfortunately, the Bobcats won the final set to finish the game 3-1 in sets.
The Lions have officially finished their 2016 season. Well done Ladies Lions on your season.
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