The Goessel volleyball team fell just short at its Class 1A Div. 1 sub-state tournament, losing to Olpe in the finals, 25-19, 25-14. The Bluebirds received a bye in the first round, then defeated Flinthills, the host school, 25-6, 25-14 to advance to the championship match. Goessel’s season ends with a 29-10 record. Centre played in the same tournament, defeating Hartford, 25-11, 25-19 in the first round, then losing to Olpe in the semifinals, 25-11, 27-25. The Cougar season ends with a 20-13 record.