The Kennedale Lady Kats are ranked #18 in the state by Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA), #1 in 4A in dfwVarsity and #10 in dfwVarsity for all local schools regardless of size.
Since Friday they have defeated two more teams to reach the 16-3 mark, a stellar start for the team.
Kennedale vs Oak Cliff Faith Family (W) 3-0 …
On Friday the Lady Kats opened their defense of last year’s 12-0 district title at home by defeating Dallas Oak Cliff Faith Family Academy in 3 straight sets: 25-1, 25-3, 25-5. This year the Lady Kats play in District 10/4A.
Top three Lady Kat players by statistical category:
- Bryley Steinhilber (SR) 8 aces, 4 digs;
- Tatum Pavey (SR) 8 aces, 4 digs, 4 receptions, 2 asst;
- Katie Spell (SR) 8 kills, 1 block, 1 recpt;
- Gracyn Reed (JR) 14 assist, 4 aces;
- Bridget Barton (JR) 5 kills, 1 recpt;
- Madie Pyles (JR) 5 aces, 1 recpt;
- True Johnson (SO) 5 aces, 3 digs, 11 asst, 1 recpt.
Kennedale vs Red Oak (W) 3-0 …
Tuesday night the Kats traveled to 5A Red Oak (7-9) and came home with another straight-set 3-0 win. This was a more challenging 3-0 win, with the Kats winning the match 25-23, 25-21 and 25-19.
Top 3 Lady Kats in each statistical categories:
- Madie Pyles (JR) 8 kills, 2 aces, 5 digs;
- Katie Spell (SR) 7 kills, 9 recpts;
- Bryley Steinhilber (SR) 5 kills, 2 aces, 4 blks, 10 asst;
- Alexandria Youngblood (SR) 4 aces, 4 blks;
- Tatum Pavey (SR) 3 aces, 13 digs, 1 asst, 13 recpts;
- Bridget Barton (JR) 2 blks;
- Amaya Constantino (JR) 8 digs;
- Gracyn Reed (JR) 18 asst;
- True Johnson (SO) 9 asst.
Next game Friday …
Friday night (10/16/20) the Lady Kats take on Irving North Hills Prep at home at KHS with game time at 5:30 pm.