By Chloe Bates

The White Oak Ladynecks ‘B’ team handed the Arp Lady Tigers a district loss last night with scores of 25-8, 22-15.

Mackenzie Pickard, dominated at the service line with six serves and contributed to the team total of 19. Katie Hinch, Raylee Gajewsky, and Jamie Richardson also contributed three serves each.

“I was pleased with my performance last night and we were able to be successful against Arp,” Pickard said. “I just like the total team experience and my teammates are so supportive and encouraging.”

The Ladynecks have stepped up their game, specifically with serves and digs, and players contributed when the pressure was on. Raylee Gajewsky added three points and a dig to the set victory.  

“It was a great experience because I’ve not gotten to play this season because I’ve been injured,” Gajewsky said. “It felt really good to do well for the team. My teammates were really encouraging and I appreciated that.”

Coach Joey Bohn has tightened up the seventh grade game plan and taught them to play tough. Players are now consistently showcasing their skills  and getting the win.

The last game of the season will be on Monday, Oct. 22 on the road in Gladewater at 4:30 p.m.