Sikeston's Mary Eifert hits the ball in the third set against Bernie Tuesday night at the Sikeston Field House. Bernie defeated the Lady Bulldogs in three sets.
David Jenkins, Staff
SIKESTON-- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs came close in their season opener, but fell just short to the Bernie Lady Mules 16-25, 26-24, 25-22, in a three-set barn burner Tuesday in Sikeston.
Sikeston (0-1) came out of the gates strong Tuesday, taking a 7-6 lead early in the first set and never surrendered that edge in route to a 25-16 route in the set.
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