Hesperia won Game 1, 27-25 and Game 2, 25-19, but dropped three straight by scores of 25-19, 28-26 and 15-8.
The Panthers’ record drops to 2-3 in the Central State Activities Association’s Silver Division.
Delaney Hussey had a strong showing for Hesperia with 14 kills and three blocks. Alyssa Miller added 10 kills, four blocks and 17 digs, and Claire Rumsey totaled six kills and 10 digs.
Setter Ceara Thomas had 37 assists during the match.