The Wheatridge Middle School eighth grade varsity volleyball team got off to a hot start in its season opener against Ottawa last week.
The Mustangs defeated Ottawa 25-18 and 25-21.
Ashlyn Anderson led the team in kills with eight, and Kaylee Norris recorded three. Kyla Shappell and Amber Mott each lead the attack with 11 and nine assists, respectively.  Audrey Hamilton defended well recording two blocks.
After a tough and hard fought match, the Mustangs lost in three sets to Louisburg, 25-17, 18-25 and 10-15. Yeneth Lujan led the defense with six digs and Emma Guzan was right behind her with five.