By Andrew Luberda
The Panthers’ girls’ volleyball team has started their season with a record of 4 – 2, including victories in their last three games. Head coach Cheryl Lopez leads a very talented team that is looking forward to a successful season.
“The girls are really good,” Lopez responded when asked about her team.
The team has five seniors, five juniors, and three sophomores. The team captains are sophomore Gabby Salcido, junior Cierra Navarrette, and senior Mariza Padilla. The seniors on the team are Jennifer Ybarra, Kiyoko Alonzo, Ariel Alonzo, and Maria Barreras. Juniors include Alysia Fuentes, Lindsay Duarte, Janessa Perez, and Hunter Flanagan. The sophomores on the team are Arianna San Miguel and Pinky Thomas.
Janessa Perez, Gabby Salcido, and Alysia Fuentes were named players of the match during the three game winning streak. Cierra Navarrette also has garnered player of the match recognition during this season.