2010-09-09 / Sports

Lady Spartans Set For 21st Tournament

Valerie Green Valerie Green The 2010 edition of Mc- Connellsburg Lady Spartan volleyball opens its regular season Thursday with a match against Tussey Mountain On Saturday, September 11, the team will challenge for the title in this year’s 21st 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, Mercersburg Academy, Shippensburg, St. James, and host Mc- Connellsburg.

Tournament pool plays begins at 9 a.m. in both the McConnellsburg High School and elementary gyms. Semifinal 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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