Photo by Janell Early
Collins’ Abby Gehrman goes for a spike in the Titans’ 3-0 win over rival Shelby County Monday in the first round of the 30th District Tournament at Shelby County.
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Collins knocks out Shelby County

The Collins Titans coasted into the 30th District finals Monday with a 3-0 win over cross-county rival Shelby County.

The Rockets (6-23) hung close in the opening match, falling 25-20, and then Collins (24-9) turned up the heat in the final two games.

The Titans rolled 25-12 in the second game and won comfortably 25-18 in the third and final game.

The win put Collins into the 30th District finals against Spencer County (20-10) last night, but the results were not available at press time. The Bears topped Anderson County, 3-2, in a tight match Monday.