The Holy Innocents' Episcopal School volleyball squad put an exclamation point on its region season dominance Thursday night, Oct. 10, coming away with a 3-0 sweep over Fellowship Christian in the Area championship at HI.
Three players were named to the All-Area team while one earned Player of the Year honors. All-Area went to Sarah Porter, Haley Collins and Mary Hollis Schmidt; Sarah Joe took the top prize as Player of the Year. In the outing, Collins led the attack with 18 kills; Joe had a double-double with
The victory put Coach Taylor Noland’s squad at a perfect 11-0 in conference play—23-0 in sets.
“I’m very proud of these girls and what they’ve accomplished,” Noland said. “It’s very difficult to not drop a set, so what they’ve done is huge.”
With Thursday’s title under their belt, the Golden Bears will begin state play Thursday, Oct. 17, at home against Christian Heritage, at 6 p.m. in the Main Gym.