The Hazard volleyball team (7-6) traveled to Hyden late last week to take on the Leslie County Lady Eagles (12-3). The Lady Bulldogs have been picking up some steam of late as they are making some final adjustments in preparation for the postseason.
Hazard opened the match strong, pulling off the 25-17 win. However, the momentum would not stay with the Lady Bulldogs for the second game as the Lady Eagles evened things up with a 25-21 win.
The Lady Bulldogs reciprocated in the third match, taking the 2-1 lead with a 25-21 victory. Hazard struggled in the fourth game, trying not to allow the momentum to swing back to Leslie County. The Lady Bulldogs stood their ground in the fourth game, taking the narrow 25-23 win, giving them the match (3-1).
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