The Conway Bears traveled to Dixon on Oct. 25 to compete in the District 8 Class 2 championships. The Lady Bears beat Steelville in three sets to earn the title of District Champions.
Conway won the first set 25-20. The second set 25-16. And, the third set being their closet winning 25-23.
“We came out really nervous and Steelville was ready to play. We got down early and then settled down,” said Head Coach Tammy Beckler. “I don't know if there was a moment we turned it around but we definitely got things in order.”
The Lady Bears won the first set 25-20, the second set 25-16 and the third set being their closest match winning 25-23.
“We did not get down on ourselves, even when we got behind. The team did a great job talking and encouraging each other. I love the willpower of this team. I was extremely proud of the way we handled the pressure of being in a big game,” she added, “Steelville was very tough and we could've easily been intimidated but we fought really hard. Our crowd was excited for us and that gave the girls a boost of confidence too!”
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