2012-09-13 / Sports

MHS Lady Spartans Capture Volleyball Tournament Title


Pictured above front: Brandi Welsh; first row standing: Kalley Dils, Gabby Danner, Katie Shore, Kirsten Wolford, Caitlin Lynch, DeAnne Dickerson, Sara Wenschhof; second row: coach Dot Doyle, Reva Souders, head coach Heidi Johnston, Rebecca Green, Kylie Keefer, Veronica Stone, Jessi Keefer, Heaven Daniels and assistant coach A’leese Dickerson. Pictured above front: Brandi Welsh; first row standing: Kalley Dils, Gabby Danner, Katie Shore, Kirsten Wolford, Caitlin Lynch, DeAnne Dickerson, Sara Wenschhof; second row: coach Dot Doyle, Reva Souders, head coach Heidi Johnston, Rebecca Green, Kylie Keefer, Veronica Stone, Jessi Keefer, Heaven Daniels and assistant coach A’leese Dickerson. McConnellsburg volleyball team was victorious Saturday, winning the 23rd annual MHS Lady Spartan volleyball tournament.

The Lady Spartans won the pool play portion of the tourney with a 6-2 record by defeating Shippensburg and Broadfording

Academy 2-0 and going 1-1 with Bedford and James Buchanan.

McConnellsburg defeated Bedford in an exciting three-set final (25- 23, 22-25, 15-12) to earn the championship at its own tournament for the first time since 1997.

James Buchanan lost to Bedford in a play-in set to finish third. Mc- Connellsburg setter Gaby Danner was selected tournament MVP.

The Lady Spartans continued regular season action this week with matches at Hyndman on Tuesday and at Fannett- Metal Thursday.

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