The Bluejays Volleyball Team captured North Judson-San Pierre High School’s first State Championship in school history in any sport on Saturday, November 3 with an exciting three-set victory against Christian Academy of Indiana during the Class 2A State Volleyball Championship, held at Ball State’s Worthen Arena. The final score was 25-23; 27-25; 25-21.
Down 15-9 in the 2nd set, after winning the opening set, the Bluejays rallied to tie the set score at 17-17. The score seesawed back and forth until NJSP took the lead for good at 26-25 and won the 2nd set by the score of 27-25.
Late in the 3rd set, the Bluejays trailed CAI, but charged back to take the lead at 19-18 and didn’t look back, winning the final set 25-21.
The Bluejays were led by Senior Lauren Cox who tallied 21 kills and 19 digs. Macy Reimbold added 17 kills and 13 digs. Cox was also recognized with the Class 2A Mental Attitude Award at the conclusion of the match.
Guided by first year head coach Madison Fingerhut, the Bluejays finished their championship season with an impressive 27-7 record. Congratulations ladies!