Lady Cougars sweep Crenshaw Christian 3-0 on senior night Tuesday

Published 4:19 pm Wednesday, October 18, 2023

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Escambia Academy’s Lady Cougars defeated Crenshaw Christian 3-0 (25-10, 25-6, 25-9) Tuesday on senior night at home.

The Lady Cougars built early leads, and held on during each game.

Seniors Tava Johnson and Caitlin Lanham were honored prior to the varsity match.

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The Lady Cougars will play in the AISA Class 1A Elite 8 Tournament next Mon., Oct. 23. EA plays Heritage in the quarterfinals at 3 p.m.

Additionally, Johnson and Lanham presented Ana-Lois Mercer a commemorative T-shirt.

The team was a part of an effort to help raise funds for Mercer, who is battling leukemia.