San Jon had a rough Melrose Invitational Volleyball Tournament. The Coyotes went 0-3, but according to San Jon Head Volleyball coach A.J. Laird there were impressive signs popping up periodically with her young team’s play.
I felt they played well,” said Laird, “but they were up against some very good teams. Still they played well and I saw some improvement throughout the tournament.
San Jon first took on the tournament’s top seed and host team Melrose who went on to win the tournament and were defeated in two 25-17, 25-12.
Following loss to Melrose, San Jon went against Tucumcari who were also looking for their first win of the tournament. The Rattlers came away from the contest the winners defeating San Jon in two 25-15, 25-17.
In San Jon’s third match of the day, they played Floyd who also defeated them in two. They were defeated 25-9, 25-14.