EUSTACE–The Eustace Lady Bulldogs split their season-opening matches at home Aug. 7 with a win over the Athens Lady Hornets and a loss to the Mildred Lady Eagles. Eustace Head Coach Chuck Powers announced before the opener that 2018 would be his last season as he will retire after 50 years at Eustace ISD.
The Lady Bulldogs faced off against Mildred fi rst on the newly-named Chuck Powers Court before getting a rest prior to facing Athens at the end of the night. The Lady Bulldogs dropped their first set against the Lady Eagles 25-11.
The Lady Eagles took a very close second set 25-23. Mildred finished the sweep with a 25-20 win in the third set. The Lady Bulldogs fi nished the night against the Lady Hornets under new Head Coach Dana Wade
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