Lady Jackets Win Opener


Ace Smith

Chester defeated Anna-Jonesboro in its home opener.

The Chester volleyball team opened its season with a home win over Anna-Jonesboro on Aug. 24.
Chester went 1-4 and placed 12th in the Lady Mule Kickoff tournament on Aug. 27 in Fairfield.
Chester opened pool play with a 23-25, 25-20, 15-10 win over Lawrenceville.
The Lady Jackets fell to Mt. Vernon 21-25, 25-8, 10-15 and to Fairfield 20-25, 8-25.
In bracket play with other schools who placed third in pool pay, Chester lost to Wayne City 25-18, 20-25, 11-15 and to Teutopolis 25-17, 20-25, 13-15.