Meadowview Christian wins Region title; Morgan Academy reaches Elite 8

Published 8:21 am Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Meadowview Christian School won the Class 1A Region 2 volleyball tournament championship.

The Lady Trojans beat Pickens Academy and host Heritage Academy in four sets on Tuesday to take a number 1 seed in next week’s Elite 8.

The Lady Senators also advanced, sweeping Bessemer Academy in three sets at the Class 3A, Region 2 first-round contest at Morgan Gymnasium.

The Lady Senators travel to face Southern Academy at 10 a.m. Thursday at Clark Prep.

Leading MCS (10-10) in the two games were Reagan Burton (six aces, 37 assists, two kills), Grace Redd (10 digs, 22 kills, two aces), Kaylee Chancey (five digs, 15 kills), Avery Smith (five aces), Emily Reynolds (five digs), Jaden McGee (four digs).

The Elite 8, Final 4 and state championship will be held Oct. 26-29 in Montgomery.