The NCOE Varsity volleyball team won their own Invitational again on September 12 for the 5th year in a row, after first defeating Thompsonville 25-14, 25-9. The Cards then beat Carmi after trailing early, 4-10, and then coming back to win 25-23, 25-14.
In earlier volleyball action, the varsity team defeated Flora at home and Crab Orchard on the road to move the team to 8-1 on the season.
On Saturday, August 31, the varsity volleyball team traveled to Fairfield for an early season tournament. They began the day facing Cisne, whom they had just beaten the previous Thursday.
“Cisne came out with a plan to tip, but the girls handled it well,” Coach Melton said.
The NCOE volleyball teams began their 2019 fall season when they travelled to Harrisburg on Aug, 27.
“We changed our schedule a bit and inserted a competitive match to start the season.”Coach Melton said.
The Varsity had put in a good summer and it didn't take long to shake off any rust they had, as they dominated the match 25-13, 25-11. “The girls did their jobs well,” Melton added.
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