The Freshman Volleyball team visited the home of the Birch Run Panthers on Saturday, October 5th in an 11 team tournament. The first game in pool play was split 1-1 with Linden (17-25; 25-22). Game two resulted in a 2-0 win against Perry (25-18; 25-19). The final pool play game against Montrose resulted in a 2-0 win (25-13; 25-18). The lady Eagles were second seed in their pool and fourth seed in the gold bracket.
The Eagles entered bracket play with focus and strength, resulting in a two game win against Chesaning (25-16; 25-18). Continuing their momentum, the Eagles beat Byron in two games (25-18; 25-11).
The final game in the gold bracket put the Frankenmuth Eagles and the Linden Eagles in a full flight as both soared high in attempt to grab the victory. Set one resulted in a tough loss for Frankenmuth with a close score of 23-25. The Frankenmuth Eagles took hold of set two with a score of 25-18. Set three is what defined 12 players as champions as the Frankenmuth Eagles took the win with a score of 15-12.
Congratulations to the Freshman Lady Eagles on winning first place and bringing home a well earned trophy!
The next competition is in Millington at 5:00pm on October 7 against Millington, Nouvel and Yale.