Two senior Volleyball players were honored Thursday night at the 2017 Senior Night festivities. Kaitlyn McDaniel and Rachel Riley played their final home game for the Huskies. Before the game, Coach Katie Riggins honored the students along with their parents. Coach Riggins stated that these two students had been a part of the Volleyball program for six years.

The Huskies dropped a back and forth match to Shades Valley. The Huskies battled back in the first game and won 25-23. Shades Valley then took the next two games by scores of 25-14 and 25-23. The Huskies fought back and won the fourth game 25-17. That forced a deciding game five which the Mounties won 15-11.

Senior Kaitlyn McDaniel led the team as she tallied 29 assists, three kills, eight digs, and five aces. Trenity Wilson added 17 kills and five digs.

The Huskies will travel to Huntsville High School on Tuesday for the Area Tournament. Huntsville will play Gadsden City at 4pm and Hewitt-Trussville will play Grissom at 5pm. The two winners will then meet in the Area championship game. The top two teams from the area tournament will advance to regional play.