Marion hands Lady Mustangs their fourth district loss


The Nixon-Smiley Lady Mustangs lose to the Marion Lady Bulldogs in five sets (2-3) Tuesday, Oct. 4, at home.

Marion completed the season sweep of Nixon-Smiley; the Lady Mustangs fell to the Lady Bulldogs in a three game sweep in the first half of district play.

The Lady Mustangs dropped to 3-4 and currently sit in fourth place in 3A District 26. Nixon-Smiley’s playoff chances are still high in the second half of district play; the Lady Mustangs had beaten Cole, GHMV and Luling in the first half of play.

The Lady Mustangs will face Cole on the road this Friday, Oct. 7.

The Nixon-Smiley Lady Mustangs next three games: at Cole (Friday, Oct. 7), at Monte Vista (Tuesday, Oct. 11), and at Northern Oaks (Tuesday, Oct. 18).