Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball seniors, from left to right: Cadence Ringer, Shelby McDaniels, Caroline Frye, Meghan Bailey, Kloey Chapman and Kaitlyn Shannon. (Submitted photo).

Volleyball Lady Bucs down Lewis County on Senior Night; go 2-1 at Parkersburg South quad

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball team celebrated “Senior Night” last Thursday in their Big 10 Conference encounter with the Lewis County Minutemaids.

The Lady Bucs honored their seniors in the best way possible with a straight sets 3-0 victory.

The scores were 25-17, 25-16 and 25-12.

The six seniors honored were Meghan Bailey, Kloey Chapman, Caroline Frye, Shelby McDaniels, Kaitlyn Shannon and Cadence Ringer.

“In 2015, we all began our journey together,” remarked Buckhannon-Upshur head coach Ashley Stanton. “Coach Lisa Crites and I as new middle school coaches, and these young ladies as sixth-graders. It has been a privilege and an honor to have coached these girls over the last seven years.”

“We have been through a lot together,” Stanton added. “Words cannot even describe how proud I am of each of them. I wish nothing but the best for each of them in their future endeavors. I can only hope that I have made as much as an impact on their lives as they have on mine.”

The Lady Bucs served up 21 aces in the win as Shelby McDaniels led the way with six while Ringer and Chapman had five each.

Frye led the team in kills with nine and in digs with nine while Bailey had a team-high 21 assists. Kendal Currence and Kaitlyn Shannon each had a block in the win for the Lady Bucs.

On Saturday, they followed that up with a 2-1 record in a quad at Parkersburg South.

The defeated Parkersburg South by a 2-1 score (25-22, 13-25 and 25-14) and Magnolia 2-0 (25-23 and 25-21) but lost to Ritchie County by a 2-0 count (25-9 and 25-19).

The action left the Lady Bucs with a 10-8 record overall and a 5-3 mark in the Big 10 Conference.

They were slated to host Philip Barbour and Preston in a tri-match on Monday and visit East Fairmont Wednesday.

The statistics:

Buckhannon-Upshur 3 Lewis County 0

(25-17, 25-16, 25-12)

Aces – Shelby McDaniels 6, Cadence Ringer 5, Kloey Chapman 5, Kendal Currence 3, Meghan Bailey 1, Tori Perkins 1. Totals 21.

Kills – Caroline Frye 9, Kloey Chapman 8, Shelby McDaniels 6, Cadence Ringer 5, Kendal Currence 4, Meghan Bailey 1, Emmalea Lipps 1. Totals 33.

Assists – Meghan Bailey 21, Kendal Currence 3, Shelby McDaniels 2, Caroline Frye 1. Totals 27.

Digs – Caroline Frye 9, Tori Perkins 7, Shelby McDaniels 6, Kloey Chapman 5, Meghan Bailey 3, Kendal Currence 1, Cadence Ringer 1, Kaitlyn Shannon 1. Totals 33.

Blocks – Kendal Currence 1, Kaitlyn Shannon 1. Totals 2.

@Parkersburg South quad

Buckhannon-Upshur 2 Parkersburg South 1

(25-22, 13-25, 25-14)

Aces – Kendal Currence 6, Kaitlyn Shannon 3, Meghan Bailey 2, Caroline Frye 2, Kloey Chapman 1, Cadence Ringer 1. Totals 15.

Kills – Kloey Chapman 7, Kendal Currence 7, Cadence Ringer 5, Kaitlyn Shannon 4, Caroline Frye 2, Meghan Bailey 1, Emmalea Lipps. Totals 27.

Assists – Megan Bailey 18, Kloey Chapman 3, Kendal Currence 1. Totals 22.

Digs – Tori Perkins 10, Caroline Frye 8, Meghan Bailey 7, Kaitlyn Shannon 5, Kendall Currence 4, Kloey Chapman 3, Abigail Hurst 1. Totals 38.

Blocks – Kendal Currence 3. Totals 3.

Ritchie County 2 Buckhannon-Upshur 0

(25-9, 25-19)

Aces – Kendal Currence 1, Cadence Ringer 1, Kaitlyn Shannon 1. Totals 3.

Kills – Cadence Ringer 4, Kendal Currence 2, Kloey Chapman 1. Totals 7.

Assists – Meghan Bailey 4, Kendal Currence 2, Tori Perkins 1. Totals. 7.

Digs – Caroline Frye 5, Meghan Bailey 4, Kendal Currence 3, Cadence Ringer 3, Kendal Currence 3, Kloey Chapman 2. Totals 20.

Blocks – None.

Buckhannon-Upshur 2 Magnolia 0

(25-23, 25-21)

Aces – Cadence Ringer 3, Kaitlyn Shannon 3, Kendal Currence 2, Caroline Frye 1. Totals 9.

Kills – Kendall Currence 6, Kloey Chapman 5, Caroline Frye 3, Tori Perkins 2, Cadence Ringer 2, Meghan Bailey 1, Kaitlyn Shannon 1. Totals 20.

Assists – Meghan Bailey 11, Kendal Currence 2, Kloey Chapman 1, Kaitlyn Shannon 1. Totals 15.

Digs – Tori Perkins 12, Caroline Frye 8, Kendal Currence 7, Meghan Bailey 7, Kaitlyn Shannon 4, Kloey Chapman 3, Cadence Ringer 3. Totals 44.

Blocks – Kendal Currence 2. Totals 2.

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