Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

September 23, 2013

Bullard volleyball debuts at No. 20 in state 3A poll

Jay Neal
Jacksonville Daily Progress

BULLARD — The Bullard Lady Panther volleyball team made its debut Monday afternoon in the Texas Girls Coaches Association's Class 3A poll.

The Lady Panthers, who were slotted at No. 20, are 17-10 on the year overall and are scheduled to host Chapel Hill at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in District 16-3A play.

Bullard is coached by Ben Belshaw, who is in his second season at the helm of the Bullard program.

Borger (28-2) sits in first place in the ranking, followed by Melissa (20-1), Decatur (21-6), Argyle (20-9) and LaGrange (25-5).

Another 16-3A club, Longview Spring Hill (24-2) checked in at No. 8.