La Conner volleyball team falls short defending state title
November 15, 2023
All good things must come to an end.
Such was the case last week for a youthful and overachieving La Conner High School volleyball team that scored late season wins over two 3A schools and stormed back from a two-set deficit to league rival Coupeville at bi-district trials to secure a spot in the state 2B net tourney.
This season’s stay in Yakima, however, was short-lived for the Lady Braves who, with just two seniors, were eliminated the first day and unable to defend the state crown La Conner had worn since 2018.
La Conner fell in four sets to sixth-ranked Toutle Lake in opening roun...