The Lexington Wildcat Volleyball team came home Saturday night with the trophy as champion of the Nation Ford Invitational Tournament . The Wildcats went undefeated for 8 matches over the 2-day competition.
On Friday they defeated Hilton Head, York, and Northwestern high schools. Saturday the Wildcats defeated Southside, North Augusta, and Ashley Hall to make it to the Gold bracket. In the semifinals of the Gold Bracket, Lexington bested a strong Fort Mill team after losing the 2nd set of the match only to rally in the 3rd. In the Finals, the Wildcats had a rematch of Wednesday’s meeting with Nation Ford. The Falcons took the first set but could not close out the Wildcats who came roaring back in the 2nd and 3rd sets to win the championship match 22-25, 25-18, 15-7.
> Maggie Salley was tournament MVP and Layla Sarvis and Katie Walker were 1st team all tournament players.
The Wildcats are now 9-0 and will play TL Hanna and Spartanburg Christian on Monday at TL Hanna.