2012-09-06 / Sports

Lady Spartans Set For Annual Volleyball Tournament

Pictured are Gabby Danner and Brandi Welsh. Pictured are Gabby Danner and Brandi Welsh. The 2012 edition of McConnellsburg Lady Spartan Volleyball opened its regular season by hosting St. James Academy on Tuesday and county rival Southern Fulton at 6:15 p.m. on Thursday. On Saturday, September 8, the team will challenge for the title in this year’s 23rd annual MHS Lady Spartan Tournament.

This year’s tournament, sponsored by the MHS Volleyball Club, will feature five teams playing in one pool. The top-two teams from each pool will advance to the team championship match. Schools entered are Bedford, Broadfording Academy, James Buchanan, Shippensburg and host Mc- Connellsburg.

Tournament pool play begins at 9 a.m. in the McConnellsburg High School gym. The championship is scheduled to start at approximately 4:30 p.m., with the awards presentation to follow immediately.

Admission is $4 for adults and $2 for students for the entire day. The volleyball team parents will be selling concessions.

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

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