UNION CITY (WTVB) - In Branch County high school sports, the post season for volleyball teams in the county tipped off last night with Bronson winning its first round MHSAA Union City Class C district match over Hillsdale 3-games-to-1. The victory advances the Lady Vikings to the semi-finals tomorrow night to take on Union City. Leading Bronson last night in kills with 11 apiece were Kylei Ratkowski and Skyler Sobeski. Ratkowski also had a team-high 17 digs. Liz Baker had 3 aces and Alexa Ratkowski added 41 assists. In tomorrow night’s first semi-final match at six o’clock, it’s Quincy vs. Reading. The district title match is Thursday night.
Meanwhile, Coldwater begins state tournament play tonight with a first round match at home against Holt. The action starts at six o’clock and we’ll have the match on the radio with our live coverage on AM 1590 and FM 95.5 starting at 5:45 pm. Coldwater is competing in the Gull Lake Class-A district and if the Lady Cardinals win tonight, they’ll move on to a Thursday night semi-final match at Gull Lake against either Battle Creek Lakeview or Gull Lake. The championship will be decided on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. Gull Lake comes into second season as Michigan’s top ranked team in Class-A.
Today on the Coach’s Corner, we’ll take a final look at Quincy boy’s soccer with Coach Tim Hart.