COLUMBUS, Ind. -- The Columbus North volleyball team battled Thursday evening (Oct. 8), but it ultimately dropped a 3-1 decision to Class 4A No. 12 Franklin in Memorial Gym.
The Lady Cubs improved to 23-5 with the 25-23, 25-20, 23-25, 25-15 victory. The Bull Dogs fell to 8-20 in their final home match of the season.
Franklin also swept the sub-varsity matches.
At the JV level, the Lady Cubs rallied to a 23-25, 25-24, 15-10 triumph. The Columbus North JV dropped to 6-14.
In the freshman match, Franklin prevailed 25-15, 25-11. The CN freshman are now 4-9.
The Columbus North varsity returns to action at 10 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 10) when it faces Terre Haute North in a lower-bracket semifinal of the Conference Indiana Tournament. The Bull Dogs will face either Terre Haute South or Southport later Saturday in the fifth-place or seventh-place match.
CN finishes its regular season on Tuesday (Oct. 13) when it visits Seymour. JV and freshman matches are scheduled for 6 p.m., and the varsity will follow the JV at about 7 p.m.