Connell girls eliminated in six sets
Eagles run for a state trophy ends in SunDome
Last updated 11/16/2021 at 9:19pm
YAKIMA - The Connell girls volleyball team was swept from the state 1A volleyball tournament Friday, Nov. 12, in six straight sets.
The losses ended the season for the No. 14-seeded Eagles.
Connell opened the tournament against No. 3-seeded Castle Rock.
The Rockets dominated in three straight sets. Set scores were 25-18, 25-22, 25-13.
The loss dropped the Eagles to the loser-out matchup against No. 11 Charles Wright.
Charles Wright took a commanding 25-14 win in Set 1.
But the Eagles wouldn't go down in Set 2 without a fight. Connell ended up losing the bout, 27-25.
Charles Wright resumed its winning way in Set 3, with a 25-21 win to end the Eagles run at a state trophy this season.