The fourth seeded Phillips Loggers volleyball team took on the visiting 13th seeded Boyceville Bulldogs in the first round of regionals on Oct. 22, winning a close game in three sets: 27-25, 25-22, 25-19.
Even after digging themselves a hole at the beginning of each set, the Loggers pulled through. In the first set, the Loggers found themselves down 21-23, but gained momentum and finished the set strong. Boyceville did not let the close loss affect them and came out powerful in the second set. The game was tight in the end, but yet again the Loggers pulled through. By the third set, the Loggers knew not to take the Bulldogs lightly. Again, the set was a battle, but the Loggers finished the match with a 25-19 win.