The Axtell Lady Eagles won their sub state volleyball tournament Saturday, advancing to state with a championship victory over Linn 25-19, 25-17.
At Onaga, Centralia took Hanover in the championships 25-14, 25-19 to advance to state. Hanover had defeated Frankfort in the semifinals 25-22, 30-28, and finished runner up.
Valley Heights was eliminated at Jeff County North, and Washington County failed to advance at Solomon.
Riley County took Sabetha for the sub state championship at Marysville, as the Marysville Lady Bulldogs fell to Riley County in the quarterfinals 25-23, 25-17.
Axtell is the number five seed in the 1A Division II State Tournament in Hays, and will open play Friday afternoon at 4:30 with Grainfield/Wheatland, facing Beloit/St. John’s at 5:30, and Burrton at 7:30. KNDY will air the Axtell Lady Eagles live on FM 95.5.
Centralia is the number three seed in 1A Division I, and will face Lacrosse Friday morning at 9:30, Kensington at 11:30, and Hoxie at 1:30.