ROACHDALE -- The North Putnam Middle School volleyball teams opened its season with wins against Riverton Parke at home Thursday.
The seventh grade team defeated Riverton Parke 25-12, 22-25 and 15-5. Ainslee Vogt led the Cougars with eight points, followed by Sarah Fry and Grace Willard with six points each. Lyndi Parent chipped in five points.
In the eighth grade contest, North Putnam defeated Riverton Parke 25-19 and 25-14.
Taylor Nauert and Jenny Heron stepped up in the absence of Adri Millican who was out with an ankle injury and led the team with kills. Lauren Johnson, Sierra Spencer and Hannah Gray led the Cougars in serving.