West Tisbury sweeps Tisbury in interscholastic volleyball finals

Sergey Bernier bumps the ball over the net. Mike Mussell stands at the ready. — Photo by Ralph Stewart

The unbeaten West Tisbury Hawks swept the Tisbury Tigers in the final round of the junior high school interscholastic volleyball championship held Wednesday afternoon in the West Tisbury School gym.

The score was 25-23, 25-22, and 25-15.

West Tisbury advanced to the finals after beating the Edgartown Eagles in the first round of interscholastic volleyball games on their home court, Tuesday. All three of the games were close but all ended in the Westiz column.

At Oak Bluffs the Tisbury Tigers came from two games down to defeat the Blazers, 3 games to 2. OB took the first two contests, 25-14, 25-20, Tisbury rallied to win 25-19 and 25-20, then ran off with the third and deciding game, 15-4.