Phillips Earns Weekly Honor
The Tyler Star News Athlete of the Week is Silver Knight Sophomore Volleyball player Caleigh Phillips. During the Silver Knights win over the Blue Eagles on Thursday night, Phillips played huge at the net with 26 kills, while also adding 25 assists, 11 digs, three blocks and three points. The Knights found themselves locked in a tough match with the Blue Eagles and with both teams winning two sets the last set to 15 decided the winner.
Magnolia jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the fifth set before Phillips came through with a block for a point. two kills and a service point to put the Knights in front to stay as they went on to win the match in the fifth set 15-9. Phillips is also a member of the Silver Knights basketball and track team, where she lettered in all three sports her freshman season.
Congratulations on a fine week of volleyball