Fillies take down Brookhaven, North Lake

Photo by Daniel "Ace" Ventura

Panola College Volleyball improved to 5-2 overall after a two-stop trip to Dallas with a 4-set win over Brookhaven College (22-25, 25-20, 25-20, 25-18) and a sweep of North Lake College (25-13, 25-13, 25-9) on Tuesday, Sept. 10.

Panola was led offensively against Brookhaven by Mikayla Ware who tallied 17 kills, while Mylena Testoni added 16. Maria Idjilov ran the offense contributing 44 assists. At the net, Testoni had three block assists, while Riley Seegers and Ashton Brown added two, respectively. Ware led the defense with 15 digs, while Hannah Floyd dished out 12 of her own.

The Fillies then swept North Lake College with a balanced attack led again by Ware with 17 kills, Ashton Brown added seven, and Carol Melo chipped in six. Idjilov had 30 assists while being one dig short of notching a double-double with nine digs. Nyah Walker was also a force at the net assisting in five blocks, and Floyd led the defense with 17 digs.

The Fillies will return to action this weekend as they travel to compete in the Lee College Tournament facing Odessa at 11 a.m. and Allen at 5 p.m. on Friday, September 13. The following day, the Fillies take on Mountain View at 11 a.m. and Victoria at 1 p.m.