Trego volleyball excels at MCL

Serving against Oakley, Gracie Pfannenstiel helps the Eagles take a win during the MCL Tournament held in Smith Center on October 11.


By Madison Hafliger
The TCHS volleyball team competed at the Mid Continent League championships on Thursday, October 11, and Saturday, October 13. The Lady Eagles snatched the third place medal with a 3-1 record and a 1-1 record in finals.

On Thursday, Trego went up against Hill City and came out the victor after going through two sets. The first set, Trego ran ahead ending the set 25-15. Then, with a closer set, Trego won the second set 25-23.

The next match, also on Thursday, Trego defeated Oakley in two sets. In the first set, Trego won with a score of 25-13. Continuing to push ahead, Trego won the second set 25-13 leaving Thursday with a record of 2-0.

On Saturday, the Eagles had a good start, beating TMP in two sets. Trego won the first set 25-21. Continuing their streak they won the second set 25-22.

Coming back, Trego went up against Phillipsburg for three sets. Winning the first set 28-26, the Eagles lost 23-25 in a close second set. Falling just short, they lost the third set 20-25.

In the semifinals, Trego went up against Smith Center. In a tough match, they lost both sets 25-14 and 25-17.

Their fall to Smith Center moved them to the third place match against Norton. Playing three sets, Trego fell to Norton in the first with a score of 21-25. During the second set, Trego came back winning 25-6. In the final set of the day, Trego once again beat Norton with a score of 25-17 ending the night with third-place.