Humboldt JV sweeps way to MV tourney title

Humboldt's junior varsity volleyball team went undefeated Saturday, winning all six of its matches to win the Marmaton Valley JV Invitational. Yates Center went 4-2, Crest 3-3 and host MV went 1-5.


September 13, 2022 - 3:15 PM

Marmaton Valley High's Kylah Sander goes up for a shot during Saturday's junior varsity volleyball tournament. Photo by Kaitlyn Drake / MVHS

MORAN — Humboldt High’s junior varsity volleyball team swept all six of its matches to win the Marmaton Valley Invitational Sunday.

The Lady Cubs were the only ones to emerge unscathed through the seven-team, round-robin tournament.

Humboldt defeated host Marmaton Valley, Crest, Northeast-Arma, Pleasanton, Uniontown and Yates Center on the day.

Yates Center’s JV went 4-2 to finish in a tie for second with Northeast. However, because the Vikings defeated Yates Center, it relegated the Wildcats to third place. Yates Center defeated Marmaton Valley, Crest, Pleasanton and Uniontown. Humboldt handed the Wildcats their other loss on the day.

The Crest junior varsity went 3-3, defeating Marmaton Valley, Pleasanton and Uniontown, while losing to Humboldt, Yates Center and Northeast.

Host Marmaton Valley went 1-5, with its only victory coming against Northeast, with losses to Crest, Humboldt, Pleasanton, Uniontown and Yates Center.