Recent HHS volleyball action
The Highland High School Volleyball team is off to an 0-5 overall and 0-4 in conference for the season. The next game is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 9 against Southside.
Highland recorded a 3-0 loss to Hoxie on August 26. Hoxie won game one by 25-8; game two by 25-21 and game three 25-11.
On Aug. 27, Highland played Batesville and lost 3-0. Batesville won the first game by 25-14; the second game by 25-13 and the third game 25-16.
On Aug. 29, Highland pushed the match to four games, but lost to Pocahontas 3-1. Highland won the first game 25-17; then, Pocahontas won the second game 25-21; the third game 25-21; then Highland kept the fourth game close to the end of the game, finally falling 25-23.
On Sept. 3, Highland faced Valley View, a team that is off to a 10-0 start, and typically a year-in-year-out powerhouse in the state. Valley View won the first game 25-6; the second game 25-10; and the third game 25-3.
On Sept. 5, Highland traveled to Wynne and lost 3-0. Wynne took the first game 25-9; the second game 25-15 and the third game 25-13.