From left, Nicole King and Marleigh Sanders should be smiling. King finished with 15 digs, while Sanders added 16 assists in the Blues season-opening win over Springtown Tuesday. (Leader photo by David Flynn)

Blues poke holes in Lady Porcupines to win opener

David vs. Goliath might be a stretch when describing the Blues’ season opener against Springtown, but Graham got a victory against a bigger team Tuesday night by relentlessly playing through every volley. The Blues lost the first set to the Lady Porcupines 25-20, but that set up an early teaching moment that could pay dividends as the season goes on. “The second game they came in and had us down,” Blues head coach Marci Faulk said. “We came back to take the lead around the 16th or 17th point and we ended up winning that set 25-23. It seemed like winning gave ...

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