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Celebration No. 2 seed at boys volleyball district tourney

Posted on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 5:57 am

Celebration’s Ken Alicia (8) hits against St. Cloud’s Eric Massey (11) during their match at the Celebration gym. Celebration is the No. 2 seed at the district tournament next week.

By Rick Pedone
Sports Editor
Celebration advanced to the four-team District 3 boys volleyball tournament at Lake Nona Tuesday.
The Storm, the No. 2 seed, will play Lake Nona, No. 3, at 7 p.m. The top seed, unbeaten Freedom, meets Tampa Heat in the 5 p.m. semifinal.
The winners play for the title Thursday at 7 p.m. at Lake Nona. Only the district champion advances to the state play ins.
“We played Lake Nona last week and won. We are playing well and feel confident we will prevail in intense matches to win districts,” Storm Coach Pedro Davilla said.
St. Cloud finished fifth in the district standings. Harmony also failed to qualify for the district tournament. The top four teams from the district reach the tournament.