(PARK HILLS, Mo.) – The MAAA Volleyball tournament wrapped-up Thursday as the Arcadia Valley Tigers defeated the Central Rebels in straight sets at the T.J. Foulon Fieldhouse in Park Hills. In the first match of the evening, the Tigers defeated the Ste. Genevieve Dragons two sets to none in a semi-final match.

In the second semi-final, Central beat the Farmington Knights in three sets. In the first set, each team had three set-points before Central finally went up by two.

Farmington took the second set, but Central came back to win the 3rd and the game.

Those matches set up the third place and championship rounds. Farmington took third place in two sets over Ste. Genevieve. The first set started out much like Farmington’s earlier game against Central.

Knights head coach Julie Ward had praise for her seniors.

The final match of the evening saw the Tigers taking the tournament championship by defeating the Rebels in two sets.

Tigers head coach Tara Lamb said her team came to win.

District play begins next week for all four schools. You can tune in to coverage of the Class 3 District 2 and Class 2 District 3 championships on Tuesday and Wednesday on Regional Radio.