Ida Baker took care of business Tuesday night by downing North Fort Myers in tight, straight-set District 6A-11 match 25-23, 27-25, 25-20 at the Dog Pound.
Kristina Kayatta led the Bulldogs in three categories with eight kills, six service aces and 10 digs. She was backed by Amanda Gross with seven kills and 15 digs with Tiffany Wood handing out 19 assists.
Lindsey Stramel had seven kills and Kaitlyn Kelly 18 digs for the Red Knights.
Ida Baker junior Devon Ramey scores a point during the Bulldogs’ win over North Fort Myers Tuesday night. More photos are available online at: cu.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com.
The Red Knights (5-6) visit Mariner Thursday night while the Bulldogs (10-5, 1-1 district) host Island Coast next Tuesday.
Golden Gate 3, Cape Coral 1: The host Seahawks won the first game handily before things fell apart Tuesday night in a four-set loss to Golden Gate 9-25, 25-14, 25-23, 25-19.
The only individual highlight for the Seahawks was six service aces by Katie Upton.
The Seahawks (4-5) host Island Coast Thursday night.
Island Coast 3, Lehigh 0: Jennifer Fasano delivered seven kills while Julia Rose handed out 15 assists to go with eight service aces to lead Island Cost to a shutout victory Tuesday over Lehigh.
Mackenzie Hare contributed four digs and three aces for the Gators (5-5), who host Cape Coral on Thursday.
Oasis 3, Dunbar 0: Jordan Westendorf served 10 aces to go with six kills to lead Oasis past Dunbar Tuesday night.
Emma Nelson added seven aces with 18 assists and one kill and Vanessa Robbins six aces with two kills.
The Sharks (8-2) play in the Knights tournament Saturday at UCF.
Bishop Verot 3, SWF Christian 0: Ashlyn Brown handed out 34 assists, many of them to Lauren Sheeley with 12 kills, in leading Bishop Verot to a shutout win Tuesday at SWF Christian.
Alena Hernandez contributed 19 digs for the Vikings (9-3), who host Seacrest on Thursday.
Ida Baker 171, Lemon Bay 172, Oasis 190: Ida Baker bounced back from Friday's poor showing in its own Bulldogs Invitational with a quality double win in the rain Tuesday at Palmetto Pine.
Gage Wilson and Payton Shehane shot matching 42s to lead the Bulldogs' one-stroke win. It was J.P. Schlueter of Oasis shooting the round's medalist score of 1-under-par 35. Jeovani Veloz carded a 40 to lead Lemon Bay.
"We need some wins after Friday's embarrassment," said Bulldogs coach Steve Conforte. "Lemon Bay is one of the better district teams."
The Bulldogs (4-1) host South Fort Myers on Thursday.
Ida Baker 171 - Gage Wilson 42, Payton Shehane 42, Alec DiLallo 43, Ross Lally 44.
Lemon Bay 172 - Jeovani Veloz 40, Ryan Hollar 42, D.J. de Leon 45, Austin Frishe 45.
Oasis 190 - J.P. Schlueter 35, Kyle Erdner 48, Chase Ryan 51, Joey Giammarusto 56.
Mariner 4, North Fort Myers 1: Match medalist Quinn Mossey scored 215 to lead Mariner to victory Tuesday. Mazur Givai scored 192 to top the Red Knights.
Doug Hutchinson, Michael Laborde, Justin Williams and Ian Cyrus contributed to the Tritons' fourth victory in five matches. The Tritons (4-1) host Riverdale at Coral lanes Thursday.