The Clay Panthers won a Division IV Sectional Championship after beating Whiteoak in straight sets Thursday.
Clay (18-5, 12-2) was led by Jensen Warnock who recorded 16 kills. Taylor Lewis and Delanie Gilliland also had strong offensive performances, recording 10 and seven kills respectively. The facilitator of the offense was Lila Brown who dished out 29 assists.
Defensively, Shaelyn Vassar led the Panthers with 11 digs while Skylar Artis, Brown and Jensen Warnock chipped in with four digs apiece.
The Panther defense was dominant through the night, allowing only four points in the first set, followed by 12 and nine in the last two sets.
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