The Statesboro High School volleyball team was back in action Thursday, September 1 against vs Grovetown and Effingham County. In the first match, a non-region one against Grovetown, the Lady Blue Devil played first sets great but fell short with the score 20-25, and 16-25. The Blue Devils did not get upset but showed they could really play by competing very well in their second match up. They next played Effingham County, which earlier in the season did not match up well against. In this meeting the Blue Devils lost the first set 20-25. In the second set, the Blue Devils turned things around and won the second 25-21 to force a third tie-breaker set. The momentum carried into the final set but the Blue Devils could hold on to win and lost 19-25. The Lady Blue Devils put out and amazing effort in both matches. The Lady Blue Devils Volleyball Team next home game will be September 13, 2016 where they will face off against Calvary at 5:00 PM and county rivals Southeast Bulloch at 7:00 PM. Go Blue Devils!!!!
By: Vernard Littles