It was a five-set battle, but Central Hardin volleyball returned home from Greenwood with a 3-2 win over the Lady Gators in Bowling Green Tuesday.
Greenwood took the first set 25-21, but the Lady Bruins responded by taking the second and third sets 25-21 and 25-20 to take a 2-1 match lead. The Lady Gators answered by winning the fourth set 25-14, but Central Hardin held on to win the fifth set 17-15 and claim the match.
No statistics from the match were made available.
Central Hardin (31-1) returns home to host Meade County at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
ELIZABETHTOWN 3, BARDSTOWN 0. The Lady Panthers picked up a home 5th Region win over the Lady Tigers Tuesday, winning by set scores of 25-15, 25-13 and 25-21.
Sarah Clark led the team in assists with 22 on the match. M.E. Hargan picked up 20 kills, 16 digs and three aces to lead all three categories. Jessica Smallwood finished with nine blocks.
Elizabethtown (19-7, 9-2 region) hosts Green County at 6 p.m. today.
MARION COUNTY 3, LaRUE COUNTY 1. The Lady Eagles were held to a single set win in a home match loss to the Lady Knights Tuesday.
Marion County won the first two sets by scores of 25-22 and 25-18, but LaRue County kept the match alive with a 25-23 win in the third set. The Lady Hawks were unable to push it any further, losing 25-23 in the fourth set to bring the match to a close.
Alyssa Jones recorded 27 assists to lead the category. Hannah Holston finished with 15 digs. Anjelina Espinosa brought in 10 kills and four blocks to lead both categories. Maddie Cima and Isabelle Hayes both had three aces.
LaRue County (13-14) closes out the regular season at home against Bullitt Central at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
HART COUNTY 2, FORT KNOX 0. The Lady Eagles were unable to pick up a set in a home loss to the Lady Raiders to close out the regular season Tuesday, falling by set scores of 25-19 and 25-6.
Aryana Carter-Cintron led Fort Knox in assists and aces with 16 and two, respectively. Carter-Cintron and Isabella Poisson both finished with three kills. Poisson had one block and one dig each.
Fort Knox (2-17, 0-8 district) heads into 17th District Tournament play with a 6:30 p.m. quarterfinal match against North Hardin at 6:30 p.m. Monday. The winner of this match will face Central Hardin at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The 17th District Tournament will be at Central Hardin High School.