The Hayes Middle School 7th and 8th grade girls’ volleyball teams opened their 2017 season on Monday against the Holt Rams.
The 8th grade gold team started their season with a victory over the Rams. Cecelia Guild assisted the team to victory by leading the team in serve receive passes. Along with Cecelia, Sydni Bos led the team in serving and Vivian Rao contributed with the highest number of kills. The Gold team had a great start to their season!
The 8th grade blue team started off their season strong with Karsyn Hoggard serving seven aces in the match. Ella Didion led the team with seven kills which was included in the 35 sets Hallee Morgan distributed to her teammates. The Blue team has a bright season ahead of them.
The 7th grade Gold team lost a tough match against Holt. The Comets dropped the first game 25-14 and the second game 25-19. Becca Foster totaled four serving aces. The third game was close 15-10 loss.
The 7th Grade Blue team also played the Holt Rams Monday evening. The Comets fell 25-19 in the first game before coming back to take a thrilling second game 27-26. Grace Grew finished the game with an strong ace. The tie break game was a loss of 15-8. Izzy Gonzalez led the Comets with 5 aces and Deedee Khory had 3 aces.
Please come out and support the7th grade Comets at home on Wednesday when they play the Ionia Bulldogs. Game time is 4:30pm.