The Arcadia Valley Tigers were a set away from winning a state championship, but came up just short in last year’s Class 2 title match to Hermann to wrap the best season in school history.
Now comes the hard part: a sequel as good as the original.
Tigers head coach Tara Lamb loses stars like Macey Browers, Laney Tucker and Josie Landrum, but one key returner is all-conference and Regional Radio Dream Team middle hitter Maddie DeMent.
Senior Shyanne Smith-Hotchkiss will take over for Browers at setter, but Lamb says the program is full of players who have been preparing to take over for the stars of the past.
For the complete interview with AV head coach Tara Lamb, click play on the audio file below.