ULYSSES — The Thomas More Prep-Marian volleyball team went 5-0 Saturday in the Holcomb Tournament played in Ulysses.
The Monarchs started the day with a 22-25, 25-17, 25-23 win against cross-town foe Hays High School, then picked up wins against Lakin and Holcomb in two sets each in pool play.
The Monarchs then ousted Hugoton in two sets to make the finals before disposing of Ulysses in three sets to claim the tourney’s championship.
Hays High School went 1-2 in pool play, falling in three sets to Holcomb (25-21, 15-25, 19-25). The Indians bounced back to defeat Lakin 25-23, 25-10 before grabbing two more wins in bracket play. The Indians defeated Dodge City, 25-17, 25-20, then Lakin, 25-7, 25-20.
Hays High is off until Thursday when they host a quad in a 4 p.m. start at the HHS gym. TMP travels to Norton on Tuesday for a triangular that includes unbeaten Plainville.