Volleyball Wins First Home Match in School History

The First Presbyterian Day School volleyball team (3-5) and head coach Stephanie Harrell accomplished another ‘first’ on Tuesday night, defeating Lamar County High School 25-17 and 25-12 en route to claiming their first home match in school history.

The Vikings took game one 25-17, while game two went FPD’s way 25-12.

In the first match against Mary Persons High School, the Vikings fell 25-13 and 25-17, losing the match in two games.

FPD returns to the court on Thursday, August 30, taking on Kings Ridge at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. The Vikings also battle Upson Lee at 6:00 p.m. All matches will be played in The Zach at FPD.

The Vikings previously defeated Upson Lee earlier this season 25-11 and 25-8, respectively.

The First Presbyterian Day School Department of Athletics, home to multiple region and state championships in both the GISA and GHSA, strives to build the student athlete both in the playing arena and the classroom while continuing to educate and equip students to change the world for God’s glory. Now a member of the GHSA, the Vikings have continued to provide FPD athletes, coaches, fans and surrounding spectators a positive, Christian environment on a daily basis. For more information, visit and sign up for up-to-the-minute news and scores by visiting