Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic to Include Broken Bow, Burwell and South Loup

The schedule has been released for the 2022 Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic which is scheduled to take place at the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island during the Nebraska  State Fair.  This year’s classic will once again feature high school volleyball teams across the state.  The volleyball classic honors the late Bill Marshall III, founder of Five Points Bank. Bill recognized the popularity of volleyball in Nebraska and saw an opportunity to bring athletes, families, and fans to the state fair from different geographical locations across the state.  Broken Bow, Burwell and South Loup are among the teams that will compete in this year’s event. Broken Bow was 25-8 last season and finished as the Class C1-7 district runner-up.  The Lady Indians will face perennial power Grand Island Central Catholic.  The Crusaders were a Class C1 state tournament qualifier last year and finished the season with a 31-3 overall record.  The two will face off at 11:15 on the morning of August 27th.  South Loup will face Burwell at the volleyball classic.  South Loup was 19-12 last season and Burwell was 22-8.  The two will meet one another at 3:15.