Girls Varsity Volleyball · Volleyball team sweeps Catholic; heads to state tournament!

For the first time since the 2015 season, the Lady Patriot volleyball team will play in the state tournament at the Pontchartrain Center. They advanced to the quarter-finals in convincing fashion with a three game sweep over Catholic High School from New Iberia.

Before a packed gym and a raucous crowd, the homestanding Patriots came out hot jumping out to early leads, then dominated down the stretch in games one and two, winning 21-11 and 25-16. In the third game, however, the Patriots faced some adversity. The Patriots found themselves down 7-2 early. However, they were determined to sweep the Panthers and not get to a game four. The Patriots stormed back and eventually won game 3, 25-18 to win the match and advance to the quarter finals.

The Lady Patriots will play Thursday against the #2 seed Notre Dame Pioneers at a time to be determined by the LHSAA. The Patriots will find out what time they play at some point on Monday, before 3:00 PM, according to the LHSAA website. Be on the lookout for game time and come support the Lady Patriots Thursday!