Defending 3-A State Champion Silver Lake had no trouble advancing to the semi finals Friday at the Bicentennial Center in Salina. The Eagles advanced won each of their 3 matches in straight games finishing off Mound City, Jeff Co. North, and Hutchinson-Trinity. The Eagles earned the number 1 seed in 3-A Pool Play B of the semi finals.
The Hayden Wildcats also played their way into the semis Friday. Hayden won their first two games in straight sets beating Andover and Labette County before struggling in game 2 against Paola in their last match of the night. A strong game 3 however lifted the Wildcats past Paola putting them in the semi finals.