By Stephen R. Farris
Groesbeck Journal Sports
The Groesbeck Back to School Bash volleyball tournament featured 20 of the top teams from around the state as they converged at the high school gym Thursday through Saturday of last week.
The Lady Goats were in Pool D, with teams from Godley, Lexington and Dawson.
Groesbeck played some hard fought matches against both Godley and Lexington, but ended up falling to them on Friday. In their final pool play match, the Lady Goats defeated the Dawson Lady Bulldogs.
Groesbeck played in the Bronze Bracket on Saturday, beating McGregor in their first match that morning, 25-8, 25-23.
In their next match with Castleberry, the Lady Goats battled to a two-point 25-23 win in the first set.
Groesbeck was up 19-12, but the Lady Lions pulled to within one and later, managed to tie the game at 20-20.