Prep roundup: OLA, Gulfport, Vancleave volleyball continue winning ways

Our Lady Academy’s Emma Funk
Our Lady Academy’s Emma Funk

Our Lady Academy kept its winning ways going Tuesday with a 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-21) victory over Ocean Springs.

Emma Funk led OLA (6-1) with 25 kills and two blocks. Alia Tayara and Becca Walk each had 10 kills. Tayara also had 20 service points and two aces. Hannah Gest had a match-high 34 assists.

Chloe Coulter and Dougless St. Amant led OSHS (3-5) on the attack with 13 and eight kills respectively. Peyton Emperley and Abby Murrell chipped in 12 and 14 assists respectively.

Ocean Springs returns to the court Thursday against Harrison Central. OLA will host Hancock at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday for a special “Pink Out” match.

Gulfport def. Pass Christian 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 26-24): Jayden Bishop led GHS (8-1) with 11 assists, six kills and 10 points. Aley Woodberry chipped in six kills.

Vancleave def. Resurrection 3-1 (25-16, 20-25, 25-16, 25-17): Carly Danley led the offense for VHS (13-2) with 13 kills. Sydney Salter had 25 service points and three aces. Paige Davis had a strong performance as well, with 13 assists and 13 digs. Vancleave visits St. Martin on Thursday.

Long Beach def. St. Patrick 3-1 (25-23, 20-25, 25-15, 25-22): Shannon Kirkpatrick led St. Patrick with 23 service points and 14 aces. Raven Gonsoulin contributed 17 service points.

Other results: St. Martin defeated West Harrison 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-15 and Hancock knocked off Bay 3-0 (25-3, 25-9, 25-12).

Slow-pitch softball

Perry Central defeated George County 13-7.

Patrick Ochs: 228-896-2321, @PatrickOchs