Straughn goes undefeated for ‘Volleying for a Cause’ tournament championship
Published 4:00 pm Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Straughn High School hosted its 11th annual volleyball tournament Saturday, Sept. 9.
Led by head coach Deidra Burleson, the Lady Tigers won five matches and did not drop a single set on the day. Straughn improved its record to 8-4 on the season.
“What a great day with all of my Straughn volleyball family! I am so proud of all our teams and parents for working so hard to make our tournament a huge success. It was so much fun to watch my varsity girls win our tournament and have fun while doing it. I love being a Straughn Tiger and am blessed to coach my girls,” Burleson said.
Pleasant Home won four matches and finished as the tournament runner-up.
Other teams competing in the tournament were Andalusia, Brantley, Geneva, Kinston, Red Level, and Samson.