The Clewiston News

Clewiston sports briefs

• Clewiston High School’s volleyball team fell in straight sets to LaBelle on Sept. 1, 25-12, 25-10 and 25-15.

The Lady Cowboys were led by Macy O’Ferrell who had 12 kills and 10 digs. Bryana Campbell had four assists, Ryley Bowen 10 digs and Maura Lofton 14 assists. LaBelle is (2-1) this year.

Coach Samantha Ortiz said the Lady Tigers have some communication problems on the court that needs to be improved in future matches.

“We will continue to place emphasis on this key component of the game,” she noted.

Clewiston also fell to Cardinal Newman on Sept. 7. The junior varsity defeated Cardinal Newman.

• This week’s Associated Press Florida High School football poll showed Clewiston with six votes in Class 4A. The Glades Central Raiders had 13 votes this week but neither school was ranked in the top five.

Pahokee High School ranked third in Class 1A behind Madison County and Port St. Joe.