The Lady Cats’ volleyball team earned a playoff spot with a 3-1 district win over Texas High Tuesday night in Wildcats Gym. The loss eliminated the Lady Tigers. The Lady Cats won 25-21, 23-25, 25-18 and 25-16. The Lady Cats last qualified for the playoffs in 2005. Senior Sarah Womack had 21 kills. The Lady Cats, 8-4 in district play and in third place, host Pine Tree Friday at 4:30 p.m. in the Middle School Gym.
The Sulphur Springs High School gymnasium erupted in cheers and applause after Senior Sarah Womack scored the winning point. Fans and family of the Varsity Lady Cats ran out onto the court to celebrate the win. Friends, family, as well as freshman and JV Lady Cats met the Varsity team for a massive group hug on the court. The Senior Varsity Lady Cats were emotional during the celebration.
Highlights of the night in slideshows below: