On Thursday night Continental High Volleyball team traveled to Columbus Grove for OHSAA Division III Ottawa Glandorf District Sectional Final action. Continental came into the game as the #8 seed in the District while Columbus Grove was the #2 seed. Columbus Grove advanced to the Sectional Final by defeating #9 seed Bluffton.
The first game went the Bulldog way 25-16. The second game, 25-12 also went to the Bulldogs. The Pirates made the last game closer but it still went to the Bulldogs 25-19.
Continental finishes the season at 5-18. Columbus Grove (18-6) advances to the Ottawa-Glandorf District to take on #3 seed Lima Central Catholic. The other half of the District bracket includes #1 seed Leipsic and #4 seed Miller City.
This game marked the last game as Pirates for our Seniors Jessica Stauffer, Brooke Bradford, Destinee Keefer, Breanne Eickholt. This group finished with an unofficial total of 38 varsity wins in their 4 years in the program. Thanks and good wishes go out to these four and the rest of the VolleyPirates.
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter