Statebound Lady Billies

By Paul Adkins

November 13, 2013

The Man High School volleyball team is headed to this Friday’s Class A state tournament at the Charleston Civic Center after beating Fayetteville on Saturday in the regional tourney. It’s the first-ever trip to the WVSSAC state tournament for the Man volleyball team or for any girls’ volleyball team in Logan County. The Lady Billies are scheduled to open play in the state tourney on Friday at 10 or 10:30 a.m. against East Hardy. Tyler Consolidated plays Charleston Catholic in another Class A state tourney match at 8:30 a.m. on Friday. The bottom half of the Class A state field is Wirt County vs. Magnolia at 1:30 p.m. and Greater Beckley Christian vs. Pendleton County afterwards. Man, coached by Orlando Washington, brings a 24-20-1 record to the state tournament.