Paducah Tilghman (10-6) fought back from an 0-2 deficit to win against Second District rival Community Christian Academy (9-7) 23-25, 18-25, 25-14, 25-22 and 15-9 at Joseph Estes Gymnasium on Tuesday night.

Natalie Lansden made 35 assists for the Tornado (10-6), while Emily Shumaker made 15 kills and 14 aces. Lilli Clinard made 13 blocks for the Warriors (9-7), while Natalie Rottman served seven aces and Sierra Kidd had seven kills.

Massac County got quite a battle from Murphysboro before earning the 25-23 and 25-23 triumph at Metropolis.

Sydney Wilke led the Patriots (12-4) with 22 kills and four aces. Madison Hammonds had 16 digs, while Massac teammate Kara Womack recorded 25 assists.

Ballard Memorial continued its winning ways from the Taylor County Throw-Down this past weekend with a 25-12, 25-13 an 25-19 victory over Murray (5-8) on Tuesday. Izzy Myers led the Bombers with 20 kills on top of 11 assists and 10 digs. Morgan Blankenship scored 19 assists for Ballard, while Faye O'Brien made 18 digs followed by KyLee Bodell and Alyssa Dome with 10 each.

There were several district showdowns on the courts Tuesday.

Marshall County (7-6) won 25-12, 25-17 and 25-13 at Calloway in a Fourth matchup. ... In the First, Hickman County (14-4) dominated a 25-9, 25-9 and 25-17 match against Fulton City (5-9) in Clinton, while Carlisle County (6-12) won a home match against Fulton County (1-11) 25-12, 25-12 and 25-9. ... Crittenden County (8-11) held off Livingston Central (3-9) 25-11, 25-14 and 25-21 in a Fifth District encounter at Smithland. ... In a non-district matchup University Heights Academy (10-2) kept Trigg County (0-15) winless with a 25-10, 25-6 and 25-10 home victory.

GOLF

Boys

Tuesday

At Country Club of Paducah, par 36

ST. MARY (162): Peyton Purvis 36, Rocco Zakutney 38, Cade Fleming 44, Palmer Sims 44.

McCRACKEN COUNTY (171): Garrett Rikel 39, Tyler Dew 43, Abraham Dumes 44, Walker McNeill 45.

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Girls

Tuesday

At Paxton Park, par 35

MARSHALL COUNTY (156): Kenley Luksic 37, Sara Umbarger 38, Savannah Howell 40, Megan Hertter 41.

McCRACKEN COUNTY (166): Jessica Stephens 37, Adeline Edwards 39, Rachel Hagan 45, Reagan Farmer 45

MURRAY (196): Mary Browder Howell 39, Claire Whitaker 43, Macy Saylor 55, Ella Bryant 59.

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