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Lady Jackets sweep Apple Springs in first District match

Chester Lady Jackets 091720PHOTO COURTESY OF BECKI BYRD Lady Jacket Jasmine Mitchell goes up for a kill last week in a match against Apple Springs. The Lady Jackets swept The Lady Eagles in three sets.

By Jana Rayburn

CHESTER – The high school volleyball team was on the road all last week. The team defeated Kountze 4-1 on Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Kinsley Barnes had 8 blocks and 10 kills during the game. On Friday, September 11, the girls defeated Apple Springs in their first district game of the season. The Lady Jackets swept the Lady Eagles in three sets. Jasmine Mitchell led in kills for the game, with a total of 20 kills in all three sets combined.

The Lady Jackets will play a home game on Friday, Sept. 18 against Kennard. The game will start at 4:30 p.m. On Tuesday, September 22, the Lady Jackets will host the Colmesneil Lady Dogs in a 4:30 p.m. match.

Junior High Volleyball
The junior high volleyball A and B teams both defeated the Goodrich Lady Hornets 2-0 last week. The teams will travel to Livingston on Saturday, September 19 to take on the Lady Lions. Game starts at 9:00am. The teams will travel to Colmesneil on Monday, September 21 to take on the Lady Dogs. Game time is 4:00p.m.

Yellowjacket Football
The Chester Yellowjacket football team traveled to Houston on Friday, Sept. 11 to face the Texas Christian Tigers. The Yellowjackets got behind early in the game. However, they played a much better second half. In the end, the Jackets lost 24-48.

The Jackets will host the Baytown Christian Bulldogs on Friday, Sept. 25 at 7p.m.




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