McIntosh beats Whitewater to complete three-peat

Mission accomplished. The McIntosh Chiefs came into the season with one big goal: Win their third-straight state volleyball championship. They rolled through a fearsome schedule, finishing off the campaign with a sterling 36-1 record and capped it off by hoisting the trophy Saturday at Marietta High with a straight-sets victory over the Whitewater Wildcats (25-10,…

Starr’s Mill takes region lead with 42-41 OT win over Riverdale

by Rob Grubbs With an experienced team returning, the Starr’s Mill Panthers had two main concerns when going for their unprecedented fourth consecutive region championship. First was the improvements made by their region rivals Griffin and Riverdale, and the other was finding a way to replace an all-state kicker. Both were answered Saturday night as…

Whitewater tops Starr’s Mill in five-set thriller for shot at McIntosh, state title

The state volleyball championship matchup is set after Tuesday night’s semifinals, highlighted by Whitewater’s thrilling five-set win (25-19, 22-25, 14-25, 25-16, 15-13) over Starr’s Mill. With the win, the Wildcats will now square off against McIntosh for the state title on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Marietta High.  How does it feel to be playing…

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