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September 13, 2012

Digging down deep

Down 0-2, Lady Rams win three straight games to capture match at Bridgeport

By TONY EIERDAM | sports@mineralwellsindex.com

BRIDGEPORT – Coaches in all sports at every level early in the season look for that defining moment from their team that tests their mettle and indicates the group has grown as a team.

Such an occurrence happened Tuesday night in Bridgeport when the Mineral Wells Lady Rams took on the Sissies in a non-district volleyball contest.

The two teams have a recent history. Last year, in district play, Bridgeport defeated the Lady Rams twice, and both were five-game affairs.

It appeared the Sissies had the Lady Rams’ number again as the hosts won the first two games of the best-of-three match.

However, after MWHS head coach Taylor Eggleston made a lineup adjustment, the Lady Rams came back to take the next three games and the match to run their overall mark to 13-9.

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