Roundup: Volleyball Honors Seniors, Finishes Region 10-0
The SJCS Varsity volleyball team completed a perfect run through the Region 2-2A portion of its schedule with a 3-0 (25-8, 25-10, 25-7) victory over visiting Blacksburg on Tuesday night.
The Knights, 10-0 and the top seed in the region, will begin the Class 2A playoffs at home on Thursday, October 21 against the fourth-place finisher from Region 1.
St. Joe's also celebrated Senior Night, recognizing the noteworthy contributions of Maja Hawthorne, Tatum Hecker, Evy Lane, Kate Lyons, Maggie Patterson, Abby Shafer and Kimmie Thompson.
Against Blacksburg, Thompson had 15 assists and five aces, Hawthorne had seven kills and three aces and Hecker had five digs and three aces.
Shafer had five digs, Lyons had three aces and Mendolia Anderson had seven kills.
The SJCS Junior Varsity team defeated Blacksburg 2-0 (25-11, 25-10) on Tuesday night.
The Knights ended the season with a fine record of 5-2.
The SJCS girls golf team competed in the Region 2-2A tournament Monday at Links O'Tryon in Campobello.
St. Joe's finished third with a score of 441. The Knights' Marett Cole carded an 87 and came in sixth, four shots behind fifth place and a spot on the all-region team.