Industrial defeats Goliad, advance to state tournament

The Lady Cobras are going back to state.

Industrial defeated Goliad Saturday in the Region IV-3A volleyball final, punching their ticket to the state tournament for the second consecutive season. The Lady Cobras won in four sets, 22-25, 25-23, 25-20, 25-13 as they improved to 34-11 overall. They were paced by Kylan Griffith, who recorded 20 digs, 15 kills, and 16 assists in the winning effort.

Goliad finished the season with a 32-13 overall record.

Industrial will face Bushland in the state semifinal this Thursday at 11 am. The tournament is being held at the Culwell Center in Garland.