Slideshow: MHSAA Class 5A Volleyball Championship

From left, seniors Lauryn Bulloch, Lydia Walker, Anna Jernigan and Zakhia Taylor pose Oct. 26 with the gold ball trophy. The Mustangs defeated Long Beach 3-1 to win the MHSAA Class 5A volleyball state championship in Starkville.

Staff reports, The Pony Express

CHHS defeated Long Beach 3-1 (25-21, 25-14, 20-25, 25-18) to claim the MHSAA Class 5A Volleyball State Championship. The Mustangs were 15-16 overall this season and 4-1 in district play.