BANGS — In their first home match under head coach Barbara Burnett, the Bangs Lady Dragons raced out to an early lead, then fought off a rally by Class 4A Lampasas for a 25-23, 25-19, 22-25, 14-25, 15-6 five-set victory this past Saturday.

Kyra Smith led the Lady Dragon attack with five kills followed by Kenzie Baker with two and Trenedi Deal and Vanessa Perez with one apiece.

Ashlynn Emerson served six aces while Perez contributed five, Baker and Smith added two apiece and Sidney Horton recorded one.

Halle Lance notched nine assists for Bangs.

On the defensive end, Horton, Deal and Lance each finished with one block.

The Lady Dragons are scheduled to be back in action Thursday and Saturday at the Dublin tournament.