Hempfield runner up in PIAA AAA Finals

For the fifth year in a row the Hempfield Black Knights were playing for the PIAA Class AAA State Girls’ Volleyball Championship. It was not to be however. They fell, 3-1 to the Parkland Trojans in Johnstown, PA.

The Trojans and Black Knights have met for the state championship three times in the last four years with Parkland winning in 2011 and Hempfield winning in 2012. The Knights won the first set 25-21, but then lost three in a row by scores of 25-22, 25-20 and 25-21. Hempfield ends the season with a Section One, L-L League and District 3 titles to their name in addition to 23-1 record. Saturday marked Hempfield’s only loss of the year.

This was Parkland’s second state title and they finish the season with a perfect 26-0 record.

The video captures highlights from the 1st and 4th sets.

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