Hazel Green sweeps Spanish Fort for Class 6A championship

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (al.com) - Hazel Green coach CoCo Take Hughes can no longer say she played on the Trojans’ last state championship volleyball team.

Not after Hazel Green (56-10) earned a 25-21, 25-23, 25-23 victory over defending champ Spanish Fort (58-5) to claim the Class 6A state title at Birmingham’s Bill Harris Arena. Did she think she would be the coach to end the 22-year championship drought?

“I dreamed about it, but I wasn’t sure it was going to happen,” Hughes said. “ We set our goals hight and we accomplished them this year.”

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