Photo by Chas Sumser/Viva Loudoun
Sterling, VA (Nov. 17, 2015) – In a 5A state semi-final matchup, the Mills Godwin High School Eagles met the Potomac Falls High School Panthers on the volleyball court. The winner would advance to the state championship. Chas Sumser captured the atmosphere and action on Tuesday, November 17, posting this photo gallery of 114 images.
A packed house greeted the home standing Panthers, and the noise was surely a driving factor in this game. While the Eagles were definitely competitive, Potomac Falls jumped to a 2-0 lead very quickly. Godwin came back to take the third set, but the Panthers pulled it together and won the fourth. That’s right, Potomac Falls is headed to the state championship and a rematch with Stone Bridge. Final score: 3-1. Set scores: 24-14, 25-19, 18-25, 25-21.