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Lady Bobcats Down the Scots in Three

Aug 28, 2018

#6 Kayli Grant of CofO going up for the kill against Lyon College

College of the Ozarks Lady Bobcats took care of business on their home court Tuesday evening as they defeated Lyon College (Ark.) in three sets, 25-18, 25-14, and 27-25.

The Scots entered the evening with a 2-0 early-season record, but College of the Ozarks handed the Lyons their first loss, thanks to a stronger offensive attack and solid defense at the net, featuring 16 blocks.

The Lady Bobcats were cheered on boy a great student crowd an led on the court by Alex Spears with 9 kills, Kaylan Smith tallying 6 blocks, Rielly Dobbs handing off 24 assists, and Haley Stallings collecting 21 digs.  Kayli Grant sported a .727 hitting percentage with 8 kills and no errors in 11 attempts.  Ryley Thixton also made a solid contribution on the evening, recording 8 kills, 11 digs, and 4 blocks.

College of the Ozarks moves to 4-1 on the season and will head to Nebraska later this week to play four matches in a tournament hosted by Bellevue University.  The Lady Bobcats will return home to face Williams Baptist University at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 3rd.