by Alex Headley
The Hewitt-Trussville Volleyball team fell to Gardendale High School in the last round of the Hewitt-hosted Area 12 tournament last night.
The Huskies defeated Carver High School in the opening round of the tournament, sweeping them in three rounds: 25-3, 25-7 and 25-7
. In the second round, Gardendale defeated Huffman High School 25-10, 25-19 and 25-17.
In the final match, Hewitt versus Gardendale, the Huskies fell after a four matches. Hewitt took the first match 25-19 but lost the last three matches 17-25, 19-25 and 22-25. This puts Hewitt-Trussville and Gardendale High School in the top two spots for Area 12.
In the match against Gardendale Courtney Bradford had 1 assist, 18 digs and 1 ace, Bella Goubeaux had 23 digs and 1 ace, Erianna Hill had 14 kills and 6 digs, Dusti Hodges had 16 assists, 3 kills and 6 digs and Stephanie Jones had 1 assist, 11 kills and 7 blocks.
Stephanie Jones, Bella Goubeaux, and Courtney Bradford were named to 6A Area Volleyball All Tournament Team.
Both Gardendale (12-19) and Hewitt (18-15) will advance to the 6A Super Regional Tournament to be held at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, AL on October 26, and 27.