Lady Aviators defeat Greenville


By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@civitasmedia.com



The Butler girls’ volleyball team is bottom row, left to right, Alyssa Burley, Lyndsey Achs, Grace Swartz; middle row, left to right, Alicia Smith, Zoie Franklin, Sarah Swarts; top row, left to right, Willow Knight, Sara Droesch, and Grace Cope.


Photo courtesy Easterling Studio

VANDALIA — The Butler girls’ varsity volleyball swept Greenville 3-0 Thursday, Aug. 25 by scores 25-22, 25-15, 25-12 to win its first match of the season.

Alicia Smith had 28 assists in the contest. Zoie Franklin and Willow Knight each had 11 kills. Franklin also had 11 digs with Sarah Swarts adding 9 more.

The girls take on Marion Local at home Saturday, Aug. 27. Next week, the girls are on the road at Troy Tuesday, at Sidney Thursday and at Urbana Saturday.

JV won its match versus Greenville 2-1, 19-25, 25-21, 25-18. The freshman team lost to Shawnee 2-0, 11-25, 11-25.

On Saturday, the Lady Aviators fell to 1-3 overall when they lost to Marion Local 25-14, 25-15, and 25-8.

On Thursday they travel to Sidney and then continue on the road at Urbana on Saturday. The Lady Aviators will return home on Tuesday, Sept. 6 when they host Tipp. That match begins at 7 p.m.

The Butler girls’ volleyball team is bottom row, left to right, Alyssa Burley, Lyndsey Achs, Grace Swartz; middle row, left to right, Alicia Smith, Zoie Franklin, Sarah Swarts; top row, left to right, Willow Knight, Sara Droesch, and Grace Cope.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2016/08/web1_Volleyball.jpgThe Butler girls’ volleyball team is bottom row, left to right, Alyssa Burley, Lyndsey Achs, Grace Swartz; middle row, left to right, Alicia Smith, Zoie Franklin, Sarah Swarts; top row, left to right, Willow Knight, Sara Droesch, and Grace Cope. Photo courtesy Easterling Studio

By Darrell Wacker

dwacker@civitasmedia.com

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.