Seidel and Gaston Day Head Back to State Championship
GASTONIA, NC: They say winning is hard. To the fan in the stands the Gaston Day Spartans have made winning look easy. But easy is it is not. 2nd year volleyball coach Jim Seidel commented after their semi final win versus Wayne Country Day of Goldsboro, NC, “After our loss in the state finals last year, we were taking on the mantra of “leave no doubt”. Gaston Day indeed left no doubt in people’s minds in their match last night, winning in four sets, (24-26, 25-7, 25-18, and 25-14). They now take on Davidson Day in Raleigh, NC on Saturday October 26th, 2019 at 10am for another chance to win the NCISAA State Volleyball Championship. The last time the Spartans met Davidson Day was at home on September 9th, 2019 when Gaston Day beat Davidson Day in four sets, (26-24, 26-13, 20-25 and 25-21). Maxpreps.com has Davidson Day listed as the favorite to win.
Gaston Day is coached by head coach Derek Bing. head JV coach Jim Seidel, assistant varsity coach and head scout, and assistants Carter Eck and Alicia Mullins.