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Columbus East volleyball sweeps Shelbyville

Shelbyville volleyball went to work on Labor Day at Columbus East.

The host Olympians dominated the first set and rolled to a 25-9, 25-11, 25-19 victory over the visiting Golden Bears (3-6).

Shelby Lasure (photo) and Ashlyn Turner each had five kills to lead Shelbyville. Ashlyn Clark had four kills.



Riley Lee finished with a team-high nine digs and Alivia Lee had three total blocks.

Karlie Lawson collected 13 assists, had two service aces and three blocks.

Columbus East improved to 7-5 this season.

Shelbyville travels to New Castle (8-1) today for a Hoosier Heritage Conference match with the Trojans.

Steve Bush photo