Volleyball season ends in RS
October 31, 2018
It wasn't the ending the Lady Wolves volleyball team wanted.
The Lady Wolves, who were ranked No. 2 in the Southwest quadrant, didn't advance to state.
During regional play, which took place in Rock Springs, the Lady Wolves took on the Northwest No. 3 seed Riverton and won in four sets, 26-24, 25-14, 17-25, 26-24.
This game was the first game for the Lady Wolves on Friday.
They advanced in the bracket and had to play Kelly Walsh, the No. 1 seed in the Northwest, later Friday evening.
The Lady Wolves lost to Kelly Walsh in three sets, 25-22, 25-14, 25-15. While Kelly Walsh advanced to the championship round, the Lady Wolves found themselves in the consolation bracket. They were fighting for a third or fourth-place finish and chance to advance to state.
The Lady Wolves found out they would be taking on the Evanston Lady Red Devils.
Over the season, these two teams had played each other two times.
The first time these two teams met, the Red Devils came out on top. The second time and most recent, the Lady Wolves came out on top.
Both teams seemed to match up well and bring their all when they play each other.
This time though, it was the Red Devils that came out on top in three sets, 25-20, 25-21, 25-23, ending the Lady Wolves season.
As for the championship game, it came down to No. 1 seed in the Northwest Kelly Walsh, who went on the beat the No. 1 seed in the Southwest, Star Valley.