Swathers go 3-0 at state on Friday

By Steve Sell
October 28, 2016

EMPORIA — Once again, the Hesston Swathers are in the Final Four.

The Swathers knocked off two of the top contenders in the Class 3A State Volleyball Tournament on Friday at White Auditorium.

The Swathers were 3-0 on the day, toppling No. 1-ranked Silver Lake (25-20, 15-25, 25-23), No. 1 seed Thomas More Prep (26-24, 25-20) and Humboldt (25-22, 25-10).

The Swathers will play Cheney in Saturday’s 2 p.m. semifinals, while Douglass is matched against Silver Lake.