District round ends season for Lamphere, Madison and Foley; Hazel Park wins opening-round match

By: Mark Vest | Madison - Park News | Published November 7, 2012

 Madison Heights High’s Antonia Taylor prepares to serves during districts.

Madison Heights High’s Antonia Taylor prepares to serves during districts.

Photo by David Schreiber

Volleyball’s postseason began last week, and at press time, Hazel Park was the only local school still alive.

After drawing a bye in the opening round, the Vikings defeated Ferndale University 3-0 in a semifinal matchup Oct. 31.

Hazel Park faced Warren Fitzgerald Nov. 2, after press time, in a district final at Fitzgerald.

Madison Height’s Bishop Foley’s season came to a close following a 3-1 loss to Auburn Hills Oakland Christian Oct. 31. The Ventures received a bye in the opening round.

Madison Heights Lamphere’s season ended with a 3-0 semifinal district loss to Birmingham-Detroit Country Day Oct. 31 at Clawson High. The Rams drew a bye in the opening round. The Rams walked closed out the regular season with a second consecutive Macomb Area Conference Silver Division title.

Madison Heights Madison also wrapped up its season following a 3-0 loss to Harper Woods in opening-round play Oct. 30.