Darlington Lady Tigers w
The opening night of Region 7-AA competition proved to be an offensive affair, with the winning teams racking up points and yardage against their opponents.
Playing a non-area match Thursday, the Coosa Lady Eagles had to play a final and decisive fifth game against host Darlington before getting the win.
Hosting Area 4-A opponents Morris Innovative and North Cobb Christian, Darlington’s volleyball team went 1-1 on Tuesday evening.
As expected the Gordon Lee Lady Trojans remain the top team in the GHSA's Class 1A Public School power rankings.
With one of the best AA teams in the state coming into Darlington, coach Tommy Atha knew his team needed to fire on all cylinders if it wanted the win.
The Darlington volleyball team suffered some setbacks Tuesday at home when it lost both its matches. The Lady Tigers lost to LFO 26-28, 18-25 before falling to Area 4-A foe Gordon Lee 16-25, 23-25.