The 8th Grade Gold Hornets had their hands full on Monday afternoon as they faced off against Bedford Red. In the first set the Hornets stayed close, but the Kicking Mules came out on top 25-23. The Hornets struggled in the second set as Bedford claimed a 25-13 win. A very exciting Hornet comeback in the last set turned into a nail-biter as the teams traded off the advantage, each struggling to win by the required 2-point margin. Teamwork, determination, and some great serving gave the Hornets a 31-29 win in the final set. The Gold Hornets will play Bedford Red one more time this season on October 15.
In 7th Grade Gold action the Hornets fell to Bedford Red 14-25, 15-25, 6-25.
On the road, the Blue Hornets defeated Chelsea Gold and the scores were as follows:
7th Grade: 25-15, 23-25, 25-13
8th Grade: 25-14, 25-17, 25-16
Volleyball action continues on Wednesday as the Blue Hornets play at home against Ypsilanti and the Gold Hornets will travel to Lincoln to take on the Railsplitters.