Photos by Greg Bird
The Lady Raider Volleyball team swept Bell County Tuesday night for a 2-0 victory for both varsity and junior varsity.
McCreary Central blanked visiting Bell County 2-0 in a high school volleyball match on Tuesday.
With the win, McCreary Central improved to 9-13.
Bell County stumbled to 1-11 with the loss.
The Lady Raiders pulled out a hard-fought win, beating Bell County in back-to-back sets.
McCreary Central started strong. The Lady Raiders won the first set 25-18.
McCreary Central faced even more resistance in the second set. The determined Lady Raiders managed to hold on to win the second set 25-22.
McCreary Central is scheduled to host Southwestern on Thursday then entertain Clinton County on Tuesday. The Lady Raiders have additional regular-season matches remaining versus Wayne County, Russell County, Barbourville and Lynn Camp.
McCreary Central will compete in the 48th District Volleyball Tournament in October.