Lady Cougars finish 2nd at Herington
The Centre Lady Cougars played Saturday in the Herington Invitational volleyball tournament, finishing in second place.
After defeating Herington, Rural Vista, and Wakefield in two games each, they lost to Sacred Heart, 22-25 and 21-15.
They then defeated Sunrise Christian Academy in three games, 26-28, 28-26, and 25-18, and Council Grove in two games, 25-23 and 25-14, for a record of 5-1 on the day.
Their overall record after the tournament was 17-7.
“The girls showed they are able to compete even after playing four or five matches,” coach Yvonne Burhoop said.
In a triangular Sept. 24 at home, Centre handily defeated Wakefield and Peabody-Burns in two games each.