Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Clovis Has No Trouble Rolling by Manzano 3-0.(Sports)

Byline: Eric Butler For the Journal


Even with a home-court advantage, Manzano High School's volleyball team seemed to catch Clovis at just the wrong time Saturday afternoon.

Embarrassed by recent district losses to Eldorado and Carlsbad, the Wildcats took out their frustrations on the Monarchs in a 15-9, 15-9, 15-8 victory.

The 'Cats ran to large leads and cruised to relatively easy wins in each game. Clovis (7-7, 2-2 in 4AAAAA) started in quick fashion, racing to a 9-0 advantage. Manzano (6-8, 1-2) cut the deficit to 9-6 before Wildcat Audra Lamm served four straight points to widen the margin again.

It was a pattern that would be repeated in the next two games as well. …

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