Rome team takes 2nd at tourney

Rome Area Volleyball’s 16 blue team opened its season last weekend at the Push1 block party tournament in Hiram. The team finished with seven set wins and three losses to place second. Shown are coach Lisa Carper (from left) and players Emma Dickinson, Maggie Jon White, Kaylee Adams, Halle Matthews, Eva Ellenburg, Rachel Helmes, Lauren DeFoor, Ruby Jane Morgan and Maggie Nails.