Wando High School is back on top of the volleyball world in the state of South Carolina. The Warriors rallied past T.L. Hanna in the SCHSL AAAAA championship match in five sets on Saturday in Columbia, 25-17, 17-25, 17-25, 25-22, 15-11 to win their fourth state championship in program history (first since 2015).
Junior Hastings Witt led the Warriors with 11 kills; sophomores Emma Sanders and Hannah Togami each added 10 kills. Senior Ava McCarthy made 53 assists and senior Chandley Thompson recorded 28 defensive digs.
The Warriors finished the year, and head coach Alexis Glover's 34th season in charge of the program, with a 20-1 record
This was Wando's 13th appearance in the state finals.
Ava Grace McCarthy
Head Coach: Alexis Glover
Assistant Coaches: Jennamarie Lesky-Aull, Cole Condon, Amelia Dawley, Tracy Carper