In the regional semifinals, Farmersville volleyball were unable to enact their revenge against Kennedale, losing in four sets 25-22, 22-25, 25-22, 25-18.
Thoughts from coach Harold Davis
“I’m very proud of our girls, they worked their butts off,” Davis said. “They did everything we asked, it’s just that Kennedale is a good team. You have to play your best in every situation to beat a team like that. There were a couple of rotations that we couldn’t get out of, and they took advantage of that.
Momentum swing of the game: Kennedale outlast Farmersville to win third set
Already tying the score at one set each, the Lady Farmers had an opportunity to keep momentum on their side with a win in set three. Going down to the wire, Kennedale was able to pull through at the last minute, closing the set on a 4-1 scoring run to win by three. While Farmersville had a chance to even it in the fourth, losing the third set allowed Kennedale to consume the momentum, helping them pull away in the final frame
Impact Farmers of the Night: Reese Fetty
This entire season, senior Reese Fetty has been a player on both the offensive and defensive ends that Farmersville has relied on. The same was true against Kennedale, where she helped provide a big spark to their offense during the second set. Playing around Fetty proved to be a strategy for Kennedale, securing bunches of points when she was on the back row
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By Jackson King • [email protected]