West, East volleyball start season with wins

West volleyball was back on the court Tuesday night at home for their first game of the season. They faced East Bernard, who’s ranked fifth in the state in the 3A preseason poll. The Warriors came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat East Bernard in five sets: 27-29, 22-25, 25-12, 26-24, 15-11. Next, West heads to the Columbus Varsity Tournament this Thursday through Saturday.

East volleyball had their first game of the season on the road. After going back and forth with Floresville, the Titans pulled off the win in five sets as well: 17-25, 25-22, 17-25, 25-15, 15-10. Leilani Wimbish-Gay and Zakari Perry each had eight kills for East. Samantha Fuentez led the Titans with 12 digs. This Friday and Saturday, East will compete in the Corpus Christi ISD Tournament.