SHOWDOWN ON TAP: Lady Cardinals take on Panola

SHOWDOWN ON TAP: Lady Cardinals take on Panola

Region XIV Conference action is at hand for the undefeated Lady Cardinals.

The 19th-ranked and 8-0 Lady Cardinals are scheduled to travel Wednesday to Carthage to face 11th-ranked and 10-0 Panola. Game time is 7 p.m.

The Lady Cardinals head into the league opener fresh off a 3-0 road win Saturday against Wharton. The Lady Cardinals prevailed 25-19, 25-21, 25-22.

The Lady Cardinals' 8-0 start is the third in school history. Here are the all-time records through eight games:

2010 – 3-5

2011 – 3-5

2012 – 7-1

2013 – 5-3

2014 – 8-0

2015 – 1-7

2016 – 7-1

2017 – 8-0

2018 – 8-0

The Lady Cardinals' next home game is Saturday against North Central Texas. Action at the Athens High School sports arena begins at 5 p.m.