Patriots Advance in Northwest Region Volleyball With Win Over Broad Run

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Patrick Henry setter #2 Caroline Brailsford sets the table for a Patriot point against Broad Run.
Patrick Henry setter #2 Caroline Brailsford sets the table for a Patriot point against Broad Run.

by Bill Turner

Patrick Henry may become the comeback kids.

After falling behind two games to one, and trailing 4-0 in the deciding 15-point fifth-game tiebreaker, the Patriots pulled off the 3-2 win over Broad Run in the Northwest Region volleyball quarterfinal at Patrick Henry Tuesday night.

The Patriots entertain Forest Park tonight (Thursday) with a spot in the state quarterfinals going to the winner.

Outside hitter Sarah Miller led the PH attack with 17 kills, while senior Elizabeth Higgs added 12. Libero Morgan Robison paced the Patriot back line with 18 digs.