Mullen Advances to Class D2 State Volleyball Semifinals

The Mullen Lady Broncos collected their 28th win of the season Thursday night by defeating Chambers Wheeler Central in the opening round of the state volleyball tournament in Lincoln. Mullen dropped the opening set 20-25 but came back to win the next three by scores of 25-21, 25-23, and 25-22. Alysen Daniels had 10 kills and Samantha Moore had 9 to lead the Mullen attack. Haley Jones finished the match with 25 set assists. Mullen advances to the D2 state semifinals where they will play BDS (Bruning Davenport Shickley) who defeated Cody-Kilgore 3-0 (25-15, 25-12, and 25-23). The other D2 semifinal Friday will feature the top seed Ewing against Wynot. For results from Thursday’s action at the state volleyball tournament, click on the updated tournament bracket below.