Guzman serves

Stephanie Guzman prepares to serve the ball for Rockmart. (Photo by Brad Easterwood)

The Rockmart High School volleyball team continued their early season surge on Thursday by sweeping Villa Rica and Temple.

Rockmart (5-2) took down the Lady Wildcats of Villa Rica 25-14, 25-16 before capping the night by beating Temple 25-11, 25-15.

“We played well,” head coach Robert Torline said.

Rockmart will now prepare to participate in the At the Rock tournament, which they will host, this Friday and Saturday.

The Lady Jackets will play at 8 a.m. against Model, 10 a.m. against Hiram, and at noon against Woodland.

After the round robin portion of the tournament, teams will advance to the gold or silver bracket. Bracket play will take place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. The championship match is scheduled for 6 p.m.