Lady Knights defeat Williams Field. Clinch State Playoff Berth!
By: Jeremy T. Basham
Editor: David Puddy
Photography: Lexi Atkin
GILBERT, AZ The Lady Knights have had a goal all year to advance to the 5A playoffs, being the first year in a higher classification it was definitely not as easy task. Tuesday night the Lady Knights traveled to cross town archrival Williams Field and make that goal a reality. Our Lady Knights defeated the Blackhawks in four sets 3-1 ( 25-15, 25-22, 16-25,and 25-12). This win over Williams Field has eliminated them from playoff contention thus ending there season.
“So very proud of the team, it truly is a great accomplishment to keep the season alive!” An pleased Coach Arrington said after the game. “Our girls have a lot of great potential and when they play at the level they are capable of…we can compete with anyone in the state!” Arrington added.
This win advances the Lady Knights to the 5A AIA State Volleyball Tournament. The Knights will travel to Tucson, AZ to have a date with Empire High School. Please contact the school for directions. Game time is set for 6:30pm.