Morenci JHS Volleyball
By Raymundo Frasquillo
The Fairbanks Middle School volleyball teams visit Pima Oct. 2 before hosting Solomon Oct. 4 and Thatcher Oct. 10 to conclude the regular season. The 7th Graders conclude the regular season in Globe on Oct. 11.
Morenci’s 8th Graders added three wins and a loss, topping the Apaches 25-11 and 25-16 in Fort Thomas Sept. 20, La Plata during three sets (20-25, 26-16, 15-5) in Silver City, New Mexico Sept. 24, and the Duncan Wildkats in two sets (25-6, 25-18) on Phil Martinez Court Sept. 25. The loss was 14-25 and 19-25 to the visiting Safford Bulldogs Sept. 27.
The 7th Graders succumbed in two sets, to Destiny (16-25, 14-25) in Morenci on Sept. 18, to the Apaches (14-25, 11-25) in Fort Thomas Sept. 20, to La Plata (17-26, 17-25) in New Mexico Sept. 24, and to the Safford Bulldogs (8-25, 13-25) in Morenci Sept. 27. The win was in three sets (15-25, 25-17, 15-8) over Duncan in Morenci Sept. 25.
Results of the Sept. 8 Thatcher Invitational were unavailable.