The Dodge City Conquistadors volleyball squad recorded a NJCAA Division I region first round victory at Seward County. The Lady Conqs beat the Lady Saints in five games (25-23, 9-25, 15-25, 25-18, 15-9) at Seward's Green House. Dodge City will face Garden City in a second round matchup at Wichita's Newman University noon Saturday. The double elimination tournament will last all weekend. Barton and the winner of the Hutchinson/Cloud County first round matchup will face each other in the other second round match.
The Lady Conqs are 15-23 going into the tournament, while Seward County closed out the season at 19-20.
A full story will run in Thursday's paper.