MHS spikers draw Newton in tourney opener

By Steve Sell
August 21, 2015

HUTCHINSON — Pools for the Salthawk Preseason Volleyball Tournament have been announced. The event takes places Saturday, Aug. 29. at the Salthawk Activity Center.

There are four pools of four teams. McPherson High, expected to be a state power, kicks off its season at 8 a.m. against one of the expected top teams in Class 5A, Newton. MHS also plays Salina South and Liberal.

Pool A consists of Maize, Salina Central, Goddard Eisenhower and Valley Center. Pool B is made up of Derby, Dodge City, Andover and Goddard. Pool C’s teams are Hutchinson, Campus, Maize South and Andover Central.

At the conclusion of pool play, there will be a break to reassign teams to pools based on their finish.