E-T Staff Report

After a successful start that included victories over Hays Consolidated and Victoria East in the Fraulein Volleyfest in New Braunfels, Stephenville struggled the rest of the weekend.

The Honeybees were 2-1 Thursday, when they also lost to Austin Westlake, then lost four straight Friday and Saturday. They were eliminated in the opening round of the bronze bracket by Coronado.

The Bees also fell to Midland, Amarillo Tascosa and Mansfield Summit in round two of pool play Friday.

Stephenville, now 5-10 for the year, travels to Abilene today for a dual-match with Cooper and Abilene High. Sub-varsity action begins at 5 p.m.