Photo by Laura Gjovaag
Sunnyside Christian’s Katelyn Banks (No. 8) tips the ball over the outstretched hands of a Neah Bay opponent. Sunnyside Christian’s volleyball team defeated Neah Bay in the first round of state competition last year, and will face the Red Devils again this year in the opening round. Visit dailysunnews.com to follow the progress of Sunnyside Christian.
As of Thursday, November 12, 2015
YAKIMA The Sunnyside Christian volleyball team is headed to the SunDome tomorrow to face Neah Bay in an opening round rematch in the state tournament. Game time is 11:30 a.m.
The Knights are entering the tournament as the top seed in the District 5 after defeating Bickleton for the championship title last Saturday. Neah Bay is the top team in the North Olympic League.
The Red Devils lost in three sets to Sunnyside Christian in the first round of last year’s state tournament. Last year, the Knights had their highest ever finish at state, fourth-place.
The Knights’ opening match this year is scheduled for Court Four. The loser of the match will play at 5 p.m., while the winner is scheduled to play at 8:15 p.m. and is guaranteed to play on Saturday.
The Daily Sun News website will have up-to-date information and photos from the tournament.