By: Steve LeMaster
McCreary Central notched back-to-back wins at home earlier in the week, shutting out both Williamsburg and Cumberland County in high school volleyball matches.
The Lady Raiders pulled away to beat visiting Williamsburg 2-0 on Monday. Winning in two straight sets, McCreary Central topped Williamsburg 25-18, 25-12. The Lady Raiders returned to the win column after suffering three straight losses.
McCreary Central remained in the win column on Tuesday, topping Cumberland County 2-0. The Lady Raiders prevailed 25-19, 25-18 in two straight sets over familiar foe Cumberland County.
McCreary Central is slated to visit Wayne County on Thursday, Sept. 14 then return home to host Jellico (Tenn.) on Monday, Sept. 18 and Bell County on Tuesday, Sept. 19.
The Lady Raiders have additional regular-season matches remaining versus Southwestern, Clinton County, Wayne County, Russell County, Barbourville and Lynn Camp.
Head coach Wade Davis guides the McCreary Central volleyball program.
Lincoln County 2, McCreary County 0: Host Lincoln County prevented McCreary Central from returning to the win column on Thursday, Sept. 7, shutting out the Lady Raiders 2-0 (25-23, 25-19). The Lady Raiders pushed Lincoln County throughout the match but couldn’t overtake the host team.