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Sports Wrap

Sports Wrap 9/18/20
by Kevin Taylor, Alma Sports
 
Another doubles win 
 
Alma doubles partners Drew Battles and Nathan Gibson continued their unbeaten trek through 5A-West play Thursday with a 9-0 win over Greenwood. 
 
Alma's girls swept Greenwood, 5-0. 
 
The Airedales host Van Buren Monday afternoon. 
 
Lady Airedales fall
 
Alma nearly overcame a giant deficit in the first set of Thursday's 5A-West bout with Van Buren before falling in three, 25-21, 25-16, 25-11. 
 
The Lady Airedales trailed the Pointers 23-11 before closing to within three (24-21) in the first set. Lydia Swarnes had 13 of her 20 digs in the opener. 
 
Sidney Hatley and Rebekah McIntosh finished with eight and seven kills, respectively. Lillie Warnock added five kills. 
 
Bella Nutt contributed 12 assists. 
 
Chambers has big day
 
Alma junior golfer Blaine Chambers shot 66 during Thursday's meet with Siloam Springs at River Valley Golf Course. 
 
Teammate Tyson Shepherd shot 90. 
 
Haley Jackson had a PR 91.