Byron Nelson volleyball team advances to state tournament
Byron Nelson volleyball team advances to state tournament
Posted on 11/18/2019
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Byron Nelson High School’s volleyball team has advanced to the UIL state tournament for the first time in school history, with its state semifinal set for Friday.

The Bobcats will face the Clemens Buffaloes from Schertz in their 6A state semifinal at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22. The winning team will advance to the state final at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. All games will take place in the Curtis Culwell Center, located at 4999 Naaman Forest Blvd. in Garland.

Byron Nelson comes into the state tournament with a season record of 48-2, the top record of any 6A team in the tournament. Multiple national polls rank the Bobcats as one of the top five volleyball teams in the United States.