2009-09-10 / Sports

Lady Spartan Seniors Set For 20th Tournament

Pictured, left: Lisa DeShong and A'leese Dickerson. Pictured, left: Lisa DeShong and A'leese Dickerson. The 2009 edition of Mc- Connellsburg Lady Spartan volleyball opens its regular season Thurdsay with a match against Hyndman. On Saturday, September 12, the team will challenge for the team title in this year's 20th annual Lady Spartan Tournament.

This year's tournament, sponsored by the MHS Volleyball Club, will feature 10 teams playing in two pools. The top two teams from each pool will advance to semi-final, team consolation and team championship matches. Schools entered are Bedford, Broadfording Academy, Fannett-Metal, Greencastle, James Buchanan, Milton Hershey, Shade, Shippensburg, St. James and host McConnellsburg.

Tournament pool play begins at 9:00 a.m. in both the Mc- Connellsburg High School and Elementary gyms. Semi-final action should begin at approximately 4:30 p.m., followed by the third-place consolation set. The championship is scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m. with the awards presentation to follow immediately. Admission is $4 for adults and $2 for students for the entire day. The volleyball parents will be selling concessions at the high school gym.

The MHS Volleyball Club extends a cordial invitation to everyone to visit the tournament and enjoy some exciting volleyball action.

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