Bullpup spikers move up a spot in rankings

By Steve Sell
September 17, 2014
Kendall Shaw- File Photo-

McPherson High has moved up a spot in the Kansas Volleyball Association rankings announced this morning.

The rankings were tabulated prior to the Bullpups’ sweep of Andale and Rose Hill on Tuesday.

MHS is now No. 5 in Class 4A Division I, trailing Hayden, Andover Central, Miege and Louisburg. Rose Hill, which the Bullpups defeated in straight sets on Tuesday, is No. 6, with the rest of the Top 10 including Wamego, Chanute, Abilene and Ulysses.

Andale, which also lost to MHS on Tuesday, is ranked No. 2 in 4A Division II.

Hesston is the only area team ranked. The Swathers are No. 2 in Class 3A, just behind Silver Lake. Hesston lost to Hillsboro on Tuesday, which is ranked No. 1 in Class 2A.