Lady War Eagles Volleyball: Week 1 Recap


Senior Jenna Andrews (23 assists) sets the ball for sophomore Anna Knight, setter/outside hitter, against Stewart County in the season opener on August 16, 2022 (Photo: Angie Camper)


On Tuesday, August 16, the Sycamore Lady War Eagles opened up volleyball season in a home match against Stewart County. Both varsity and junior varsity swept their matches, winning 2-0 and 3-0 respectively.

Freshman outside hitter, Lexi West, goes for the hit in the home opener against Stewart County (Photo: Angie Camper)


Varsity Leaderboard: Stewart Co.

Aces: Gaibri Allen- 6

Kills: Izzy McPherson- 13

Assists: Jenna Andrews- 23

Passes to Target: Izzy McPherson- 5

Digs: Gaibri Allen- 13


Junior Varsity Leaderboard: Stewart Co.

Aces: Lexi West- 9

Kills: Eryn Langley- 3

Assists: Violet Geldner- 6

Passes to Target: Lexi West- 5

Digs: Kendall Walls- 10

Sophomore Izzy McPherson, outside hitter, ended the game against West Creek with seven aces (Photo: Angie Camper)


Riding the high of their wins against the Rebels, the ladies from Pleasant View traveled to West Creek the next day, and their on-court efforts yielded the same results against the Coyotes. Sycamore's freshman team also made their debut, securing a 2-0 win over West Creek.


Varsity Leaderboard: West Creek

Aces: Izzy McPherson- 7; Anna Knight- 5

Kills: Izzy McPherson- 14; Gaibri Allen- 6

Assists: Jenna Andrews- 9; Anna Knight- 9

Passes to Target: Izzy McPherson- 15; Raegan Hunter- 6

Digs: Raegan Hunter- 20

Solo Blocks: Izzy McPherson- 5


Junior Varsity Leaderboard: West Creek

Aces: Lexi West- 11; Eryn Langley- 4

Kills: Lexi West- 9; Emma Wayne- 5

Assists: Violet Geldner- 15

Passes to Target: Emma Wayne- 6; Gabby Altom- 5

Digs: Emma Wayne- 15; Lexi West-9

Sycamore junior Gaibri Allen goes up against a tough Creek Wood team (Photo: Angie Camper)


The War Eagle winning streak came to an end on Wednesday, August 18, when they took on a talented Creek Wood team. The Red Hawks sent both varsity and junior varsity back to Pleasant View without winning a single set.


Varsity Leaderboard: Creek Wood

Kills: Izzy McPherson-8

Assists: Anna Knight- 7

Passes to Target: Gaibri Allen- 11

Digs: Raegan Hunter- 21


Junior Varsity Leaderboard: Creek Wood

Aces: Lexi West- 1

Kills: Lexi West- 1; Belle Gwyn- 1; Eryn Langley- 1; Violet Geldner- 1

Assists: Violet Geldner- 6

Passes to Target: Lexi West-5; Gabby Altom- 3

Digs: Emma Wayne-5


"The girls started off strong in the first week, despite ending it with a tough loss to Creek Wood," said Assistant Coach Abby Hagar." They are doing a great job learning how to play together on the court while having a good time."


Heading into their second week of play with a record of 2-1, the Lady War Eagles will face Harpeth, Cheatham, and Fairview.


The '22 Lady Knights Volleyball Team

Raegan Hunter

Jenna Andrews

Ashley Vick

Kathryn Gallutia

Zaylie Wicks

Rylee Beecher

Brooklyn Hagar

Gaibri Allen

Izzy McPherson

Faith Read

Anna Knight

Presley Betts

Gabby Altom

Kendall Walls

Violet Geldner

Belle Gwyn

Aly Rae Green

Lexie West

Emma Wayne

Eryn Langley

Madyson Camper