Lady Jays compete at Southern Cloud

MILTONVALE –  The St. John's/Tipton Lady Jays improved 3-2 after competing in the Southern Cloud Invitational and are now 9-2 on the season. 

In pool play the number three ranked Hanover team defeated the Lady Jays in two sets of 25-23 and 25-18. Number five ranked St. John's/Tipton defeated Rock Hills in two sets of 25-12 and 25-19. They defeated Linn in two sets of 25-16 and 25-20. 

During bracket play, the Lady Jays defeated Southern Cloud in two sets of 25-20 and 25-17. 

The Lady Jays faced Thunder Ridge in the semi-finals. Thunder Ridge defeated St. Johns'/Tipton in two sets of 25-20 and 25-17. 

The Lady Jays will not travel to Kensington for a triangular against Pike Valley and for a second chance at Thunder Ridge. 

See more in Wednesday's edition of the Beloit Call. 

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