The Houston eighth-grade volleyball team outlasted Willow Springs in three sets last Tuesday in the 2013 season opener. The Lady Tigers won 25-17, 18-25, 26-24.
Team members are: Taylor Chipps, Carly Crawford, Amber Johnson, Michaelah Knarr, Mikayla Kuehl, Rheanna Martin, Kaitlyn Root and Sevanna Rowland.
The seventh grade lost its opener 25-19, 25-17 to Willow Springs. Team members are Rachel Arthur, Darby Bell, Taylor Buckner, Kennedy Campbell, Alexis Choate, Madison Curtis, Amayrani Martinez, Stacy Mortenen and MacKenzie Reber. The manager is Demi Smith.
Both teams are coached by Julee Chipps.