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The Sweetwater volleyball team collected its first win in district play by defeating Snyder on Tuesday.
Now, Sweetwater (1-1) is back home Saturday to face a Big Spring team at 2 p.m. that is tied with Sweetwater in the district race for third place after losing to co-leader Wylie on Tuesday.
Big Spring (No. 17) is one of three District 4-3A teams ranked among the stateâ€™s top 20 by the Texas Girls Coaches Association.
Wylie (2-0) is No. 1, while Monahans, which is also 2-0 in District 4-3A, is No. 20 in the latest poll.
This is Sweetwaterâ€™s last home match before playing its next three on the road at Wylie, Greenwood and Monahans. Sweetwaterâ€™s freshman and JV teams will also play Big Spring teams here on Saturday at noon and 1 p.m., respectively.
The freshmen (1-1) beat Snyder 25-23, 21-25, 25-15 for their first 4-3A win on Tuesday, but the JV (0-2) fell 21-25, 20-25 in its match. Both teams played well despite losing to Mona-hans in their 4-3A openers.