Lady Falcons named runner-up

The Faulkner County Lady Falcon’s varsity volleyball team was recently named runner-up in the Class 6-A, Division III at the National Christian Homeschool Volleyball Tournament.  

The tournament was held in Springfield, Mo., in October.  

The Lady Falcons defeated Shreveport Crusaders 25-5, 25-8; Pulaski Flames B 25-14, 26-24; St. Joseph Pirates 25-14, 25-12; Jefferson City Comets 25-14, 25-16; St. Louis Panthers 25-15, 15-16; and Pulaski Flames B 25-21, 24-26, 16-14.  

In the championship game, the Lady Falcon’s fell to the Goshen Blue Blazers from Indiana.

Team members named to the All Tournament Team were Victoria Gerbholz, Anna Lawrence, Landry May and Marissa Payne. Lauren Pharr was chosen as the Christian Character Award winner. Other team members include Paige Boone, Lindsey Morrison, Alexis Styles and Madison Thornton.  

The Lady Falcons are coached by Melinda Pharr.