New Diana + Gary Punch Tickets to Regional Volleyball Tournament
LONGVIEW -- The New Diana Lady Eagles advanced to the regional volleyball tournament with a four-set win over Mount Vernon on Monday night at Spring Hill High School.
New Diana took a 25-21, 16-25, 26-24, 29-27 win.
The Lady Eagles (30-13) will face either Whitesboro or Callisbug at 7 p.m. Friday from Midlothian High School in one Class 3A Region II semifinal.
The regional championship match is set for 2 p.m. Saturday.
Gary Sweeps Past Quinlan Boles
LONGVIEW -- The Gary volleyball earned a sweep of Quinlan Boles on Monday to earn an appearance at the regional tournament.
Gary rolled to a 25-8, 25-16, 25-13 victory.
Leann Youngblood led Gary with 11 kills, five aces, and 15 digs. Briley Edwards added eight kills and a block, Sarah Yarborough had four kills and nine digs, Madie Davis finished with three kills, two aces, and four digs, Alexis Rowe provided 3 aces, one block, and seven digs, while Taylor Rodgers chipped in with 24 assists and four digs.
Gary will face either North Zulch or Centerville at 2 p.m. Friday from Longview High School's Lobo Coliseum in a Class 2A Region III semifinal.
The regional final is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday.