2019 Central Kansas League Preseason Volleyball Tournament 8-31-19

Nickerson Lady Panther #3 Cyra Kelley goes for a kill against Hesston in pool play. The teams of the Central Kansas League gathered for the League Preseason Volleyball Tournament held at Hesston High School in Hesston, Kansas on August 31, 2019. (Photo: Joey Bahr, www.joeybahr.com)

The volleyball teams of the Central Kansas League gathered in Hesston on August 31st for the league Preseason Volleyball tournament.

The host team, Hesston, came in ranked fourth in Class 3A in the Kansas Volleyball Association poll. Their toughest competition on the day would come from the other ranked team, Nickerson, who were selected seventh in the Class 4A poll.

Both teams advanced out of pool play into the semi-finals. They then won each of their respective matches to square off for the championship.

It took three games to decide the winner. In the end, the hosts fell to Nickerson. The Lady Panthers enjoyed their first ever victory in the tournament.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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