On Thursday, the Hazard Lady Bulldog (6-4) volleyball team hooked up with the Jenkins Lady Cavaliers (11-1) in the 14th region “All” A tournament. The Lady Bulldogs put up a strong fight throughout the contest, but just couldn’t close out the third game, falling 1 game to 2 games.
The opening games were tight, with neither team building a comfortable lead. Jenkins took the first game 25-21, while Hazard was able to reciprocate with a 25-21 win in the second.
Tournament play allows for best out of three to determine the winner, put the future of each team in the outcome of the third game. Again, the Lady Bulldogs played well, but this time they could not close strong, falling from the tournament with the 25-17 loss in game three.
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Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.