Big Valley, Herlong battle it out on the volleyball court
Sept. 15 — The Herlong High School volleyball team traveled to Bieber on Wednesday, Sept. 10 to face Big Valley High School in its first matches of the season.
Herlong’s JV squad swept Big Valley, 2-0, winning the first game, 25-11, and the second, 25-13.
The Lady Vikings’ varsity team lost. However, head coach Penny Thiels said it was a hard fought battle.
Herlong lost the first two games, 25-13 and 25-16, but regrouped and came back strong to win the next two games, 25-23 and 25-21. In the fifth game, which would decide the winner of the match, Big Valley edged out the Lady Vikings 15-13.
Herlong will host Loyalton High School for a volleyball match Tuesday, Sept. 16.