Despite no spectators being allowed, a four-team round-robin classic was anything but boring this past Saturday at San Antonio Christian School. The annual September Showdown that typically hosts 16 private and public schools had to be cancelled this year due to the UIL restrictions on tournaments and the various precautions taken due to COVID-19. Knowing the value of tournament play and all that you can learn about a team's strengths and weaknesses, four TAPPS schools wanted to still make it happen. All four teams were represented at the TAPPS final four in 2019. 3A state champion New Braunfels Christian Academy, 3A runner-up Round Rock Christian Academy, 5A runner-up San Antonio Christian, and 5A semifinalist Holy Cross of San Antonio were all back in action and made for a competitive day on the courts.
The 2020 Texas high school volleyball season is right around the corner, so here's the VYPE San Antonio Preseason Outside Hitter of the Year Poll to start getting you ready for it. Vote for the area's top athletes until Sunday July 19th at 7 p.m.
<a href="https://poll.fm/10579607">VYPE San Antonio Preseason Outside Hitter of the Year (Poll Closes Sunday, 7/19 at 7 pm)</a>
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