228 Sports: 9 coast teams chasing state volleyball titles


by Curtis Rockwell, Our Mississippi Home

(All photos courtesy of Bobby McDuffie)

19 teams out of 24 total schools in the “Southern six” qualified for the state prep volleyball playoffs this season in the Mississippi High School Activities Association.

And today, after the first two rounds of play, nine squads in five different classifications remain in the hunt for a state championship after winning their respective matches Tuesday night.

In Class 6A, and remain alive after the Lady Greyhounds swept visiting 25-16, 25-18, and 25-15 while Gulfport did the same at home to Brandon 33-31, 25-15, and 25-19.

October 11, 2022: Ocean Springs Peyton Hoffmayer (10) during a first round MHSAA Playoff volleyball game between Biloxi and Ocean Springs at Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Photo: Bobby…

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