High school volleyball: Airline remains unbeaten in district play; Haughton falls to Byrd


The Airline Lady Vikings improved to 3-0 in District 1, Division I play with a straight-sets victory over the Northwood Lady Falcons on Tuesday night at Airline.

Elsewhere, the Haughton Lady Bucs suffered their first loss of the season at Byrd, last year’s district runner-up. The Lady Bucs lost in straight sets but all were close. The Lady Jackets won 25-23, 25-20, 25-22.

Airline and Haughton (2-1 district) face off Thursday night at Haughton.

Airline didn’t allow more than 15 points in any set against Northwood, winning 25-9, 25-15, 25-12.

Ashley Haigler had five aces, five kills and eight assists. Haylea Patterson had six aces, two kills and four digs. Gabby Patronis had four aces, three kills, one block and three digs.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com