Cami Hicks led a vicious attack by the Lady Dawgs with 19 kills as No. 8 Carthage made quick work of Pleasant Grove Friday with a 3-0 sweep.

Carthage won 25-16, 25-20, 25-11 to improve to 22-4 on the season.

Besides Hicks, who also had four blocks and four aces, Carthage got eight kills from Jada McLin and Faith Kruebbe had seven kills.

Kristen Stewart had 19 assists and eight digs, while Sadie Smith had 11 assists and Chesney Baker had 10 digs.

Mize has big week

Beckville’s Miranda Mize was up for area player of the week as she recorded seven aces, nine kills, 12 digs and three assists in the Ladycats’ lone match of the week. Allison Baker had two aces, six kills, 14 assists and 12 digs.

In the polls

The Beckville Ladycats remained fourth and the Carthage Lady Bulldogs were eighth in this weeks Texas Girls Coaches Association polls.