BY EASTON LEONARD –
The past week, the Mena Ladycats senior high volleyball team competed in their respected District Tournament at Fountain Lake.
In the their first game of the tournament, the Ladycats took on Arkadelphia and defeated the Lady Badgers in three sets, 3-0 (25-12, 25-16, 25-17), to move onto the District Semi-Finals.
In the Semi-Finals, the Ladycats matched up against the home team and top seed Fountain Lake Lady Cobras. Coach Lyle’s team took on the challenge and defeated Fountain Lake in four sets, 3-1 (25-18, 22-25, 25-21, 25-23), to move onto the District Championship game.
The Mena Ladycats took on the Booneville Ladycats in the Championship game, and swept them in three sets, 3-0 (25-20, 25-13, 25-19), to win the District Championship.
With their District Tournament Championship win, the Ladycats will now move on to compete in the 4A State Volleyball tournament at Southside Batesville this week.
On Tuesday, October 24th, the Ladycats took on the Harrisburg Lady Hornets in the first round of the tournament. For the latest news and updates, tune into KENA 104.1 FM or visit MyPulseNews.com.