JV spikers take league tourney

By Steve Sell
October 16, 2016

McPherson High’s JV volleyball team entered the AVCTL Tournament as the No. 1 seed and it left the same way.

MHS went 5-0 on Saturday at the Roundhouse to capture the championship. The Bullpups are now 27-6 on the season. All of their tourney wins came against either AVCTL Division I or Division II schools.

MHS won pool matches against Salina South (25-17, 25-16), Campus (25-20) and Salina Central (25-12, 25-21).

In the semifinals, the Bullpups took out Maize (25-13, 25-19) and then defeated Newton for the championship (25-19, 25-16).

Salina Central took third place by defeating Maize (25-21, 25-22). Campus was fifth with a win over Salina South (28-26, 25-19) and Derby was seventh with a 25-22, 18-25, 16-14 victory over Hutchinson.