by KIERYN RUBY
The El Diamante Miners (6-3) took on the Lemoore High Tigers (5-4) in Lemoore last Thursday night. In the first set, the Miners battled with the Tigers through the first 10 points of the set, but the Tigers pulled away and led 15-9.The Tigers continued to pull away and added more to their lead with a score of 21-12. The Lady Tigers eventually won the set 25-17.
In the second set, there was a battle all the way to 20 with many lead changes. The Tigers went up 24-21, and despite the Lady Miners best efforts, Lemoore won 25-22. The Tigers also dominated the third set and held the lead for the whole set. The Miners rallied back to only be down 24-22, but Lemoore was in control. They finished the game with a score of 25-22.
Even though the Lady Miners fought hard, the Tigers had control in all three sets.