GARNETT The Wellsville High School volleyball team is starting its late-season rush.
The Eagles went 4-1 Saturday en route to the Anderson County Invitational championship.
Wellsville avenged a pool loss to Burlington by topping the state-ranked Wildcats in the championship match.
We really came together as a team at the end of a very long day to play our best ball, Wellsville coach Eric Evans said. I thought our serve and server receive set the tone for our team ... we were very consistent all day in these two areas.
Wellsville (20-15) closes the regular season Wednesday at Prairie View.
Wellsville def, Independence 25-18, 25-21
Burlington def. Wellsville 26-28, 25-8, 25-17
Wellsville def. Iola 18-25, 25-9, 25-17
Wellsville def. Labette County 25-8, 22-25, 25-7
Wellsville def. Burlington 25-19, 25-18
Ashley Sparks: 61 kills, 36 digs, 2.48 serve-receive, 6 aces.
Darcy Bonzo: 107 assists, 100 percent serving.
Erica McTaggart: 34 kills, 36 digs.
Ashley Ebeck: 55 digs.
Emily Strawn: 19 kills, 8 stuff blocks.