ROUND ROCK – The opening day of the Westwood Showcase was a tough day for the Tem-Cats as they went 0-3 on Thursday. Temple fell to 0-4 on the season but will search for their first victory on Friday as they return to Round Rock for three more games to be played at Round Rock High School.
Temple fell to RR McNeil in their opener by a score of 25-12, 27-25. Kenna Fort dished out 9 assist to go with 3 digs while Paysee Crow contributed with 4 kills and 3 digs. Bella Brea led the Cats with 8 digs.
Game 2 saw Temple fall to Seguin 25-20, 25-15. Kenna Fort and Paysee Crow each recorded 4 assist. Jessica Vaden led the Tem-Cats with 3 kills and 8 digs. Amaya Benekin had 7 digs and Crow with 6 digs. Ali Mack led the team with 4 blocks.
Temple fell to Pflugerville Weiss in their final match in the games, 12-25, 25-20, 25-21. Jessica Vaden led the Tem-Cats with 10 kills and 15 digs to go along with 2 blocks. Paysee Crow recorded 12 assist, 4 kills and 6 digs while Kenna Fort had 8 assist, 8 digs and two kills. Hayli Hesse recorded 7 kills.
Temple faces three more opponents on Friday beginning at 12 noon.
Temple vs. Incarnate Word @ 9:00
Temple vs. Brewer @ 12:00
Temple vs. TMI Episcopal @ 1:00
(All games at Round Rock H.S.)