Lady Cougars advance to Regional Tournament

Team photo after Quarter-final game: back row, l. to r., Coach Teresa Sitton, Coach Vickie Carrigan, Manager Caitlyn Crane, Allee Pervis, Jordan Robinson, Sarah Grace Merry, Tara Goolsby, Caroline Richmond, Kassidy Cravey, Lori Pervis and Head Coach Jessica Turner.
Front row, l. to r., Lauren Salley, Maddie Thomas, Maria Gonzalez, Lisbeth Ortiz, Raelyn Theiss, Rosemary Rivera, Sarah Rains, Andrea Ceja and Manager Andrea Mackey.

Region III District 22-2A Champion, Leon Lady Cougars, defeated the District 21-2A Champion Cayuga Lady Cats on Tuesday, November 6 in the Regional Quarter-final game and will now move on to the Regional Finals Tournament in Longview. Leon won the match in three sets by scores of 25-20, 25-23, 25-12. Leon will play the Timpson Bears on Friday at 4 pm at Lobo Coliseum in the Semi-final. The other 2-A match up in Longview will be Iola taking on Beckville in the Semi-final at 2 pm. The winners of those two games will meet on Saturday, November 10 for the Regional Championship. One team from each of the four Regions will go the State Tournament. This year the State Semi-final game will be played on Wednesday, Nov. 14, and the 2A Final will be played at 5 pm on Thursday, Nov. 15.

Region I teams remaining are: Stanford-Fritch vs. Miles and Amarillo Highland Park vs. Hawley

Region II teams: Lindsey vs. Moody and Windthorst vs Crawford

Region IV teams: Thorndale vs. Freer and Burton vs. Brackett

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