Hutchinson CC Sports Information
LIBERAL – The Hutchinson Community College Volleyball team won its 10th Region VI Volleyball championship since 2004 after the Blue Dragons stunned No. 3 Seward County in the Region VI Tournament finals on Sunday.
The Blue Dragons defeated Seward County in three deuce sets 25-23, 26-24, 30-28.
Hutchinson advances to the NJCAA Division I National Volleyball Tournament in the Hutchinson Sports Arena on November 16. The Blue Dragons will take a 27-12 record into the national tournament.
Hutchinson advanced to the program's 15th Region VI final since 2001 with a 25-13, 25-18, 25-15 semifinal victory over Garden City. This is the fifth Region VI championship in head coach Patrick Hall's six seasons with the Blue Dragons.
The Saints led their season 33-2.
In the Garden City match,
In the Garden City match, Hiebert had 12 kills and Ndekwe added 11 kills and three blocks to lead the second-seeded Blue Dragons to a 25-13, 25-18, 25-15 semifinal victory.
The Blue Dragons out-hit Garden City 47-31 in the match in defeating Garden City for a third time this season.
A full recap on all of Sunday's Blue Dragon action will move later tonight.