Grimsley’s 14 digs and Couch’s 9 kills lead the Bobcats


No. 8 Bel Air took a short bus ride up the road to neighborhood rival C. Milton Wright, Tuesday, and returned home with a three set sweep of the Mustangs, 25-20, 26-15, 25-21.

The Bobcats surged behind a strong passing game led by senior Autumn Grimsley (14 digs, 3 aces), junior Megan Cassaday (3 aces, 3 digs), and junior Lexi Bell.

The offense got most of its points from senior Lexi Couch (9 kills, 2 blocks), senior Mackenzie Springer (8 assists, 4 aces, 1 block), and sophomore Kayden Hardenbrook (3 kills).

The Mustangs top players were Jayda Patterson (6 kills, 4 aces, 5 digs), Libby Gross (15 assists, 2 kills, 2 aces), Lauren Childress (13 digs), Maddie Duffalo (3 kills, 4 digs, 1 block), and Ana Mioduski (3 kills, 2 aces, 1 dig).