|LADY BUCCS CELEBRATE SENIOR NIGHT WITH WIN...
Five seniors played their final games on the home floor, walking off with a three-game sweep of Ansonia.
OCTOBER 11, 2011 - COVINGTON
The Covington Lady Buccs honored the five seniors on "Senior Night" during the last home volleyball game of the season and did so in impressive fashion, beating Ansonia in three games 25-17, 25-14 and 25-21.
Covington took command early, jumping out to an 11-4 lead in the first game and overcoming sluggish play in the middle of the game to capture a 25-17 win.
The Lady Buccs then dominated the second game, cruising to a 23-8 lead before surrendering a 6-0 run to Ansonia. Covington finally recorded a kill and Hannah Pond served the ace to seal a 25-14 win.
Looking to close out the contest in the third game, Covington found itself in a battle with the gritty Tigers. Still, the Lady Buccs held on down the stretch for the 25-21 win and three-game sweep of the match.
Senior Caitlyn Crawford had a huge night in her final match on the home floor, recorded a game-high 22 kills.
Shelby Waag also had a big night with 33 assist and a team-high 8 digs.
Covington improves to 11-9 overall and 8-2 in the CCC. The Lady Buccs close out the regular season at Tri-Village on Thursday.
JV RESULT: Covington beat Ansonia in three games; 25-21, 12-25, 25-11