Llano beats Glen Rose, faces Porcupines next
October 31, 2012, 12:30 am by Mark Goodson
By Mark Goodson
LCJ Sports Editor
Llano’s Cierra Jordan had 13 kills and teammate Jessica Wunderlich added 10 kills in the Yellow Jackets 25-21, 25-15, 26-24 bi-district victory over Glen Rose Tuesday night at Midway High School.
The Yellow Jackets advance to the area round Thursday night against the Springtown Porcupines. The match is 7 p.m. at Stephenville High School.
Llano could face District 8-3A rival Liberty Hill in the third round. Liberty Hill faces Mineral Wells in the area round.
Other matchups in Region I-3A are Abilene Wylie-Amarillo River Road and Monahans –Levelland.
The Region I tournament is held I Snyder. The other regional sites are Mesquite Bryan and San Antonio.
Against Glen Rose, the Lady Yellow Jackets "displayed a lot of poise and determination,’’ said coach Shawn Sweeten-Meredith.
Cheyenne Swenson ran the offense well with 15 assists while Amanda Morgan added nine assists.
Wunderlich was a standout with her 10 kills, one block, eight digs and three aces.
The Lady Yellow Jackets earned their playoff berth with a 25-19, 25-19, 25-23 win over Burnet Nov. 23 in the season finale for Llano.
Llano is making its fourth playoff appearance in seven seasons under coach Shawn Sweeten-Meredith.
The Lady Mustangs advanced three round deep in 2009, losing to district rival Liberty Hill that season.
Llano is 19-21 on the season and were 6-4 in District 8-3A.
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