The Johnson volleyball team split matches with Gainesville and West Hall on Tuesday.<br />
The Lady Knights fell to Gainesville 2-1 (25-21, 13-25, 23-25). Christy Smith served up 3 aces for the Lady Knights, while Brooke Balenger and Grace Eidson added 4 kills apiece. Jenny Barrett also managed 10 digs.<br />
Johnson bounced back to sweep West Hall 2-0 (25-13, 25-21). Cassie McDonald led the way with 3 aces, while Eidson had 8 aces, 2 kills. Haleigh Williams and Balenger also had 2 kills apiece.<br />
The Lady Knights play again on Saturday at Lumpkin County.
It was another year for the record books in 2014, mostly for the right reasons -- state championships, new challenges and new stars taking their turn to shine. But there were also plenty of big stories that reminded us that sports -- like life -- isn