Regionals end of the road


Susan Moore’s Lacey Floyd goes up for a kill. -Sherry Abercrombie

Susan Moore’s Lacey Floyd goes up for a kill. -Sherry Abercrombie

Volleyball season came to a close last week for Blount County’s teams. The Lady Bulldogs, the 3A Area 12 champions, headed to Huntsville for the 3A North Super Regional where they took on Vinemont in round one. After dropping the first game, they came back to win the match 3-1. Next they faced Carbon Hill in the second round coming up short losing 1-3.

The Southeastern Mustangs, winner of the 2A Area 12 Championship, faced Winston County in round one of the 2A North Super Regionals where they fell in a close one, 2-3.

Oneonta, J.B. Pennington, and Appalachian also traveled to Huntsville for the North Super Regionals after runner up finishes in area tournament play. Oneonta fell 1-3 to Randolph in round one; J.B. Pennington fell 1-3 to Holly Pond in round one; and Appalachian fell 0-3 to Phillips in round one.

Marisa Bryan digs up an opponent’s hit. -Sherry Abercrombie

Marisa Bryan digs up an opponent’s hit. -Sherry Abercrombie