The Niobrara-Verdigre Cougars competed in St. Mary's Freshman/Sophomore tournament in O'Neill on Saturday afternoon. Earning a 1-2 record for the day, eight girls played a total of 6 sets.
Starting the day, the Cougars faced the Spartans of West Boyd at noon. They came up short losing the first set 25-23. In the second set they also came up on the short end with a final score of 25-23.
Later in day they faced Neligh-Oakdale in the loser's bracket. This proved to be a thrilling match with the Cougars winning both sets 26-24.
Their final match was against a much more experienced team of the O-C Cyclones. The Cougars dropped both sets to end the day.
View photos from the day below.