Richmond, Va. (November 22, 2014) The Briar Wood Falcons held on, overcoming three different elimination opportunities, to defeat the Princess Ann Cavaliers 3-2 yesterday to win the Virginia 5A state championship.
The match scores were 18-25, 22-25, 25-15, 25-15, 16-14.
The Falcons rallied from a 2-0 deficit, to win the next two matches to force game 5.
The Falcons staked an 11-6 lead in the deciding match, but the Cavaliers showed their grit to tie the match 13-13. After a grueling battle, the Falcons overcame the Cavaliers to win the decisive match at 16-14.
Congratulations to Briar Woods for an incredible season!