Volleyball’s postseason run ends in state semifinals
After sweeping through its regional, the Jenks volleyball team opened 6A State Volleyball Tournament play Monday at Choctaw High School.
The Lady Trojans took on Bishop McGuinness to open the tournament and beat the Fighting Irish in straights sets. Jenks had to come back from a large deficit in the first set to win 27-25, but the Lady Trojans took care of business in the next two sets winning 25-15 and 25-16.
The win advanced Jenks to the semifinal round against Bishop Kelley Monday evening.
The Lady Trojans’ season came to an end at the hands of the Comets in straight sets. Jenks lost the first 25-22, the second set 25-20 and the third set 25-16.
Bishop Kelley advanced to the 6A State Championship Tuesday against Mustang.
Jenks finished the 2020 season with the Frontier Valley Conference Championship with a perfect 9-0 record in conference play, hosted a 6A east regional tournament and won the regional tournament championship with wins over Muskogee and Union.