The Lufkin Lady Panthers worked extra time in the first game to take an early advantage then kept their distance from the Livingston Lady Lions for the rest of the night on their way to a 28-26, 25-20, 25-20 win at Panther Gym Tuesday night.
The Lady Panthers trailed late in the first game before recovering for a close win. The Lady Panthers then built big leads in the next two games before closing them out in winning the match in straight sets.
It was Lufkin’s fifth victory of the season.
The Lady Panthers got contributions from throughout the lineup, including an 18-kill performance from Riley Latham.
Lexi Ramirez, Aaliya Jackson, Kennedy Shelton, Jaden Wortham and Amy Tang each had strong contributions for the Lady Pack.
Lufkin (5-7) will be back in action on Tuesday when it hosts Jacksonville.