College Park --It took six tries, but the Bel Air girls volleyball team will play for a Class 3A state championship.
The Bobcats (17-2) overcame a 2-0 hole in sets to Huntingtown Wednesday night to win a five-set thriller at Ritchie Coliseum. Scores were 16-25, 22-25, 25-17, 26-24 and 15-13.
Bel Air will face Atholton in Tuesday’s 3A state final. Match time is 8 p.m. Atholton defeated Westminster, 3-1, in the other semifinal.
Serving issues were part of the Bobcats problems in those first two sets, but the Bobcats never quit.
Sophomore hitter Maddie Reagan (15 kills, eight digs) led the comeback effort.
In the deciding fifth set, Bel Air fell...