Volleyball: Versatility, tenacity define Oak Ridge

A sense of camaraderie and unity has helped Oak Ridge return to the state tournament under veteran coach Tommie Lynn Sledge.
A sense of camaraderie and unity has helped Oak Ridge return to the state tournament under veteran coach Tommie Lynn Sledge.

They’re a versatile group, some of them tall. Some of them, not so much. They crash the net. They hit the floor. They scramble for wayward passes toward the back of the gymnasium. They play together. That, in a nutshell, is what the Oak Ridge volleyball team is all about.

The Lady War Eagles are on their way to Garland’s Curtis Culwell Center for the UIL state tournament, the ultimate for volleyball enthusiasts across the Lone Star State. click here for complete story