Airline to host Varsity Volleyball Jamboree Saturday


Airline is hosting the Varsity Volleyball Jamboree on Saturday.

The event starts at 8 a.m. with Airline taking on Caddo Magnet.

Other teams competing are Northwood, Haughton, Captain Shreve, Byrd and defending District 1 champion Ruston.
Haughton faces Northwood at 11 a.m. and Byrd at 1 p.m. Airline closes out the jamboree with a 5 p.m. game against Ruston.

Those times are approximate, and some games may start early.

Airline, which finished 11-17 last season, opens the regular season on the road Tuesday against Queen City, Texas. The Lady Vikings play their first home game Thursday, Sept. 1, against Natchitoches Central.

Haughton, which finished 12-12 last year, opens its season on Sept. 1 at Loyola College Prep. The Lady Bucs’ first home game is Sept. 5 against North Caddo.

— Russell Hedges,