St. James falls in state volleyball finals
BIRMINGHAM - Brooks High School captured the first state volleyball championship in school history Thursday afternoon with a 35-22, 25-17, 22-25, 25-19 victory over St. James.
The Lions (44-10), coached by Ryan Roberson, totaled 64 kills in the match played at Birmingham’s Bill Harris Arena.
Erin Jewell led Brooks with 24 kills and 13 digs and was named Class 4A state tournament MVP. Lauren Williams added 15 kills and Kaitlyn Belue had 11. Halee Thomas had a game-high 31 digs and setter Madison Tidwell had 54 assists. Tidwell also had three service aces.
Leading the Karen Lee’s Trojans (32-9) were Hannah Dailey and Clayton Waring with 10 kills each.
Emily Poundstone had 26 assists and Lindsey Sampson had 21 digs.
2015 State AHSAA Volleyball Results
Class 3A Finals
Class 7A Finals
Class 6A Finals
Class 4A Finals
Class 5A Finals
Class 1A Finals
Class 2A Finals