Raiders to meet Wayne County in 48th District Volleyball Tournament
By Steve LeMaster
McCreary Central is set to meet Wayne County in the opening round of the 48th District Volleyball Tournament at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 16.
The Raiders, under the direction of head coach Wade Davis, ended their regular-season with a shutout win over Barbourville. Productive McCreary Central beat Barbourville 25-2, 25-15, 25-7 in a regular-season finale on Tuesday, Oct. 3.
McCreary Central concluded the regular-season 13-15.
Wayne County is 18-12 heading into a regular-season finale at Corbin on Thursday.
The Raiders notched additional wins over Clinton County, Bell County, Berea, Jellico (Tenn.), Lynn Camp, Adair County, Williamsburg and Cumberland County during the regular-season.
The winner of the McCreary Central-Wayne County contest will advance to meet Southwestern in the 48th District championship at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 17.
High school volleyball teams from throughout the state will compete in district tournaments next week.