It’s a busy weekend for Emporia High volleyball and cross country in action.
The Emporia High volleyball team will be hosting a 10-team tournament.
The Spartans will play Washburn Rural, Sumner Academy, Lawrence and Shawnee Mission North in pool play.
Junior Ryan Peak says the Spartans are confident.
Other teams in the tournament are Maize South, Topeka-Seaman, Bishop Carroll, Maize and Bonner Springs. Four teams in the tournament are ranked in this week’s Kansas Volleyball Association rankings. Washburn Rural is ranked No. 1 in 6A, Topeka-Seaman is ranked No. 3 in 5A, Maize South is No. 6 in 5A and Bishop Carroll is No. 7 in 5A.
Matches begin at 9 a.m. at Emporia High School.
The Emporia High cross country teams will be competing in the Centennial League meet hosted by Manhattan.
Sophomore Daghyn True says he’s got a refresher on the course on his mind with running at Manhattan earlier this season.
Senior Micah Sheffy-Harris says she wants to continue running her best.
Races begin at 10 a.m. in Manhattan.