8th A Team Volleyball Recap


This season the 8th grade A team has won a total of 7/9 games. In their first game, they played Sanger and the Lady Lions fell to Sanger in 3 sets, 25-14, 14-25, 13-15.  The second game they played was Paradise, Ponder defeated Paradise in 2 sets 25-16, 25-13. The 8th grade had a tournament and ponder 8th Grade A competed in the Sanger Spikefest, A Team Tournament where they walked away as consolation champions. Falling to Aubrey in 3 sets in the first game, the Lady Lions turned around to defeat Krum and Gainesville. Kate Simmons was named Ponder Tournament MVP. 

Then the lady lion’s third game was vs Boyd the lady lions fought hard but ultimately dropped to Boyd in three sets. They will return to the court against Pilot Point Scores: 25-22, 12-25, 13-15. They went against Pilot Point next and after a slow start Ponder kicked it into gear to defeat Pilot Point in 2 sets! Their 5th game was against Paradise and the Ponder Lady Lions fought through adversity to win in 3 sets against Paradise 13-25,  25-22, and 15-6. 

Then they went against S & S and the Lady Lions took down S&S in a three-set thriller. Scores: 25-22, 17-25, 16-14. The Lady Lion’s 6th game was against Boyd again and the lady lions lost a hard fight to Boyd in 2 sets. Scores: 14-25, 17-25. The Lady Lion’s final game was against Valley view and The lady lions won in two sets 25-14, 25-15. The Lady Lions had a great season and they played very hard. They had their very last tournament they got 2nd place.