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HS Volleybal Roundup - August 20

texasTexas improve their record to 5-5. TSD varsity volleyball team has a home non-conference match vs. Brentwood Christian on Tuesday, August 21 @ 6:00 pm. (Contributed by Athletic Specialist John Moore, Jr.)

8/14 - Texas 3 Lehman 2 (29-27, 20-25, 25-15, 20-25, 15-13)
8/16 - Texas 3 Austin Royals Homeschool 0 (25-12, 25-20, 25-12)

Deaf Upstate volleyball player becomes powerhouse on court despite hearing impairment

By Ashley Minelli

2018 Lauren McCutcheon
Lauren McCutcheon setting up for a hit.

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) - When you watch her on the court, you'd never know powerhouse volleyball player, Lauren McCutcheon isn't just like her teammates.

"I tell my teammates that I'm deaf and they understand and I just tell them to talk to me, facing me so I know what they're saying," said McCutcheon.

Read more & view video: http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/38909562/deaf-upstate-volleyball-player-becomes-powerhouse-on-court-despite-hearing-impairment

Source: FOX Carolina

Photo credit - FOX Carolina

Fall Sports 2018: Bobcat volleyball looking for depth

By Marjie Ducey

iowaKaren Lechner’s last season as volleyball coach at Iowa School for the Deaf could be the most challenging.

Numbers are a problem, and she’ll need to focus heavily on the basics with the new girls she hopes to find to fill her roster.

Read more: https://www.nonpareilonline.com/sports/fall-sports-bobcat-volleyball-looking-for-depth/article_37a6e35c-4823-5f49-a03b-416dc0c5775f.html

Source: The Daily Nonpareil

Texas volleyball starts season against stiff competition

texasTSD Rangers Volleyball participated in the AISD (Austin Independent School District) Tournament last weekend. On the first day of the tournament, the Rangers lost to Midlothian (25-21, 25-20), Rudder (25-16, 25-7), and Stevens (25-23, 25-13).

On the next day, the Rangers won the first two games against Eastside (25-14, 25-9) and Travis (25-22, 25-22) before losing the third game against Lyndon Baines Johnson (25-15, 22-25, 25-18).

TSD played against LBJ again on Saturday losing in two sets (25-21, 25-20).

Contributed by John Moore Jr., Information/Operations Coordinator.

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