NEWTON – Fred T. Foard High swept Patton 25-15, 25-9, 25-20 on Wednesday night at Foard, completing going unbeaten against all Northwestern Foothills 2A foes with a league tournament championship.
Dara Shaffer of Foard was named the tournament MVP.
The top-seeded Tigers, 14-0 in the regular season, are 17-0 against the other seven teams in the conference this season. They are now 26-1 overall.
Patton, which finished second in the regular season, fell to 20-6.
The league announced its all-tournament team and two top awards (voted on by conference head coaches) at the title match with Patton’s Ella Gragg named Player of the Year and her coach, Cindy Powell, winning Coach of the Year.
The all-league team will be announced after the last Northwestern Foothills 2A team in the state playoffs is eliminated.
NORTHWESTERN FOOTHILLS 2A ALL-TOURNAMENT
Bunker Hill: Bailee Hamlett
Draughn: Maddie Nelson
East Burke: Riley Haas
Fred T. Foard: Megan Dorsey, Michelle Thao, Dara Shaffer (MVP).
Hibriten: Danielle Muni
Patton: Ella Gragg, Ashlyn Castle
West Caldwell: Cambria Crisp
West Iredell: Addison Gallyon