Izzy_Durnell.jpg

Izzy Durnell

NEWNAN — North Gwinnett’s volleyball team is headed to the Class AAAAAAA Final Four.

The Bulldogs (28-6) outlasted host Newnan 29-31, 25-19, 27-25, 19-25, 15-11 Tuesday in the state quarterfinals, earning a road trip to Walton for the semifinals Saturday. Walton defeated Roswell 3-1 in its quarterfinal matchup.

North was led by Izzy Durnell (10 kills, three aces, eight blocks, 11 digs), Joya Screen (21 kills, six digs, one block), Macey Sipmann (nine kills, 10 blocks, one dig), Shannon Quinn (six kills, 40 assists, three aces, 10 digs, two blocks), Lindsay Kahren (18 digs, four assists), Kendal Crumpler (11 digs), Kadyn McCarthy (three kills, six digs, four blocks), Jayden O’Dell (six digs) and Laura Thomas (six digs, one ace, one block).

Stay Informed

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.