Auburn downs East Mont to advance in playoffs


Photos by Ashley Akers

Rachel Harding had 14 kills, 11 digs and two aces in Auburn’s 25-11, 25-14, 25-13 win over Eastern Montgomery in a region 1C first-round playoff contest Tuesday. Auburn is now 26-2.
Auburn’s Adyson Huff goes up and will get the block in the first-round playoff contest. Auburn was slated to play George Wythe Thursday night for a chance to advance to the state semi-finals. Allyson Martin had 19 kills for the Eagles, while Anna McGuire added 33 assists.
Eastern Montgomery’s Payton Vishneski will tip the ball to her left to avoid the Auburn defenders.