The Pisgah volleyball team took charge late to get a win Thursday night.

Pisgah defeated visiting Scottsboro 3-1 during a best-of-five match to secure a season sweep of the Wildcats.

The Eagles won the first set 25-17. After Scottsboro won the second set 26-24, Pisgah took the third and fourth sets 25-18 and 25-19 to win the match.

Molly Heard recorded 13 kills and 11 service points for Pisgah (6-4) while Bella Bobo recorded 18 assists and 14 service points. The Eagles also got 11 service points from Jaden Burgess and 10 from Karlee Holcomb, who also had three aces.

North Jackson posts pair of wins — The North Jackson volleyball team bounced back from a loss to its out-of-state neighbor South Pittsburg (Tennessee) to sweep Valley Head in a best-of-five match on Tuesday and defeat Asbury on Thursday.

North Jackson prevailed 25-5, 25-2, 25-8 against Valley Head. Against Asbury, the Chiefs lost the opening set 25-14 before winning the final two sets 26-24, 15-12 of the best-of-three to take the match.

Against South Pittsburg, the Chiefs fell 25-17, 25-22. North Jackson’s junior varsity team also fell to South Pittsburg 25-16, 25-20.

NSM falls to area foes Ider, Fyffe — North Sand Mountain lost to Ider in Class 2A Area 15 play on Monday. No. 9-ranked Ider won the best-of-five match 25-12, 25-7, 25-14.

Macy Smith recorded 14 digs and one ace for NSM while Jasmine Higdon had one kill and Briley Bynum had one ace. Jayde Case posted three assists and Harley Boyd and Jaycee Weldon had one assisted block each.

Fyffe defeated NSM 25-12, 25-12, 25-15. Higdon had one kill, one ace, two solo blocks, one assisted block and three digs for the Bison, who also got three digs from Bynum, one ace and one kill from Jayla Higdon and two aces and one assisted block from Boyd. Smith recorded three kills and 11 digs and Case had one dig and three assists while Weldon had two assisted blocks.

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