The first time Burleson faced Granbury in volleyball, the Lady Elks felt they had let a victory slip away.
Lady Elk Volleyball
MANSFIELD — Holding a 12-11 lead in the fifth and deciding game Tuesday night, Burleson’s sophomore duo of setter Mia Smalls and outside hitter Emily Rich put their heads together to help the Lady
Needing one more win to take the match, Burleson volleyball coach D’Anna Newton took a timeout with her Lady Elks leading 23-21 over Crowley.
Newton was blunt with her players.
After going through a tough week of training, Burleson’s cross country teams fared well at Friday’s Buzz Run in Cleburne.
Rivalry games are always difficult.
Tuesday night’s volleyball match between Burleson and Centennial was no exception.
Playing against a rival is always a good way to get ready for district play.
Burleson’s volleyball team did just that Tuesday night facing Joshua in its non-district finale.
Burleson sophomore outside hitter Emily Rich completed a trifecta Saturday by nabbing all-tournament honors at the Arlington Invitational.
The second tournament appearance for Burleson’s volleyball team didn’t go as well as the first but the Lady Elks did make their way into gold bracket play over the weekend at the Granbury Tournamen
Sophomore’s Mia Smalls and Emily Rich led the charge for Burleson’s volleyball team over the weekend at Abilene’s Bev Ball Classic.
Burleson volleyball coach D’Anna Newton is excited about the possibilities for the Lady Elks this season.