The Lady Bearcat Volleyball team took the Class 2 State Championship title Saturday afternoon at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. The Bearcats took the title in three sets, against Arcadia Valley (Ironton) 25-21, 21-25 and 25-17.
Coach Linda Lampkin said Arcadia Valley is a really good team, noting they are solid both offensively and defensively.
“They did not give up and their defense was relentless,” she said. “There were a lot of long rallies in the game and I think it was an exciting match for the fans to watch. It was what a championship match should be.”