Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress
Bullard notched wins over Elysian Fields (2-0), Union Hill (2-0) and host Gary (2-1) to win its pool in the Gary Varsity Tournament on Thursday.
The Lady Panthers (5-0) will take on Tatum in bracket play beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday.
In the Elysian Fields match, Maddy Davis came away with five digs and four kills while Katie Trezise added three spikes and a couple of blocks.
Rachael Kelly topped out with seven assists in Bullard's first win of the day.
Kelley and Trezise led the way in the Union Hill match as well. Kelley chalked up a half dozen service aces and assists and Trezise slammed down four kills. Mallory McCoy pitched in with four aces.
Players of impact for Bullard in the win over Gary were, Hodges with five digs, Ashley Searcy, who accounted for eight slams and McCoy who logged 12 assists to go along with five back line gems.