Lady Eagles sweep tri-match with Lumpkin County and Monroe Area on volleyball court

COVINGTON -- Eastside's Sidney Johnston was a big offensive weapon as the Lady Eagles swept Lumpkin County and Monroe Area at home on Tuesday.

The Lady Eagles started the match against Lumpkin County with a 25-22 win before losing the second set 25-19. But Eastside was able to turn things around to get win downing Lumpkin County 25-20 in the third set.

It also took three sets against Monroe Area winning the first and third set 25-20, 25-21 while losing the third set 25-21.

Offensively, Johnston led the Lady Eagles with 13 aces and 15 kills followed by Kylee Byrne with six kills.

Byrne also helped with Eastside's defense with seven blocks while Kendall Denny had three blocks and Shatraveous Slaton with one. Tiffany Lo was a solid all-around player with 21 assists and 12 digs.

Monroe Area beat Lumpkin County 25-23, 25-21 to go 1-1 in the match.