By Marco Clark, exclusive to the Times
The NCHS Lady Chiefs volleyball team lost a tough one Thursday against the Lady Yellow Jackets. During the best of five series, Byrd took the first win, but the Lady Chiefs came back strong during the second set to tie the series 1-1. The next series was dominated by the Lady Yellow Jackets to take a 2-1 lead.
At the start of the fourth series the Lady Chiefs took the early lead but the Lady Yellow Jackets erased the deficit by scoring seven consecutive unanswered points giving Byrd the lead.
The Lady Chiefs were unable to put together any type of offense to answer the Lady Jackets giving the set, and win to Byrd.