Conway Blue lost to Benton in Gold Bracket play after finishing second in pool play Saturday at the 20-team, Conway Invitational junior high volleyball tournament.

In pool play, the Lady Cats defeated Little Rock Christian, 25-16, 25-12, Vilonia, 25-10, 25-21, and split with Beebe, 25-17, 23-25.

In bracket play, the Lady Cats downed Carl Stuart Middle School, 25-16, 25-15, then lost to Benton, 25-16, 25-15.

McKennea Tribett was named to the all-tournament team.

"I was so proud of our team," said coach Jennni Harrison. "They are working really hard at improving the small things on an individual basis so we can move to the next level. Everyone stepped up and played really well."

Statistical leaders for the tournament for the Blue:

Serves: McKennea Tribett 13/18, three aces; Gee Bunch 11/15, eight aces; Kennedie Fuller 17/22, one ace; Allision Weatherly 26/27, three aces; Jacklyn Quinit 22/28; Strasiely Dubois 18/18, one ace; Casey Ragsdale 24/30, four aces; Maya Madden 28/31, two aces; Blakely Jacobs 1/1.

Blocks: Erin Teague two; Casey Ragsdale five; Allison Weatherly three.

Digs: McKenna Tribett six; Gee Bunch three; Maya Madden three; Jacklyn Quinit seven; Strasiely Dubois 5.