The Mary Persons volleyball team will begin state playoffs on Oct. 19 after finishing the region tourney on Wednesday, Oct. 6 with losses to Pike County and Peach County. 

The Lady Dogs lost to Peach County 3-2 and to Pike County 3-1. The Lady Dogs won the third set against Pike 25-22 but loss the other three. The Lady Dogs had beaten Pike just two weeks earlier. In the consolation game against Peach, the Lady Dogs split the first four sets 2-2 and lose the tie breaking fifth set 15-10.

The Lady Dogs end the regular season 7-7 on the year, 4-1 in their league.