Lexi Beiler, left, and Hayden Blackwell, right, celebrate a point during Monday's match

West Henderson JVs squeak past Polk County

West Henderson eked out a 2-1 victory Monday over Polk County in a thrilling three-set junior varsity match at Polk.

The Falcons needed every minute of all three sets to finally subdue the Wolverines in a 19-25, 25-15, 15-12 victory.

Polk County dropped to 3-3 with the loss ahead of Tuesday’s Mountain Foothills 7 Conference opener at home against Chase.

Elena Carroll had five kills and 15 digs for Polk, with Kylie Lewis posting 12 digs and five kills. Hayden Blackwell had eight digs, five assists and three kills.

Sidney Carroll finished with eight digs, seven assists, three aces and three kills while Lexi Beiler had eight digs and two kills.