High School Sports

Prep roundup: Vancleave, Hancock and Gulfport pick up wins on volleyball court

Vancleave’s Sierra Buxton
Vancleave’s Sierra Buxton

Vancleave topped Resurrection Thursday 3-0 (25-12, 25-22, 25-15).

Payton McKerchie led VHS (25-6) with 14 kills and eight aces. Sierra Buxton added 10 kills. Sydney Salter had 16 digs and Paige Davis finished with 31 assists.

Hancock def. Ocean Springs 3-0 (25-22, 26-24, 25-8): Abby Murrell had six assists and seven digs for OSHS (25-8). Peyton Emperley had eight assists and four digs; Kennedy Bahr had 11 digs; Amelia Moore added eight kills and seven digs.

Gulfport def. St. Martin 3-0 (25-8, 25-7 ,25-8): Maranda Cowan led Gulfport’s attack with 10 kills; she also recorded three blocks. Jayden Bishop had seven kills and two blocks; Brooklynn Montana recorded 34 service points; Dywana Parker had seven kills; Alexus Marsh added five kills; Aley Woodberry chipped in two kills and a team-high five blocks.

Other results: Long Beach def. St. Patrick 3-0 (25-17, 25-13, 25-17).

Patrick Ochs: 228-896-2321, @PatrickOchs