Howe sophomores Cassidy Anderson and Molly Wilson just miss the spike at the net by a Gunter Lady Tiger in the Aug. 8 game. The Lady Tigers swept the Lady Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Howe’s Cassidy Anderson gets up for the block against Gunter in the home opener on Aug. 8. The Lady Tigers swept the Lady Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Howe’s Jenna Honore out-stretches two Lady Tigers for the point in the Aug. 8 season opener. The Lady Tigers swept the Lady Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Kylie Hopper sets for the Lady Bulldogs in their opening home game against Gunter on Aug. 8. The Lady Tigers swept the Lady Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Howe’s 6-foot-1 sophomore Ally Harvey works hard at the net in the Aug. 8 game against Gunter, but ultimately the Lady Tigers swept the Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Howe’s Kaylin Bouse and Ally Harvey go up for the block against Gunter on Aug. 8. The Lady Tigers swept the Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Ally Harvey lays the ball over the net in the Aug. 8 game against Gunter. The Lady Tigers swept the Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


Molly Wilson serves for the Lady Bulldogs in the Aug. 8 game against Gunter. The Lady Tigers swept the Bulldogs 3-0. (Michelle Carney / Van Alstyne Leader)


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