Anderson County simply needed to beat Shelby County last Tuesday.
The Lady Bearcats overcame an opening set loss to defeat the visiting Lady Rockets, 3-1, last Tuesday.
Anderson took control in the third game, going on to win, 25-17, then rolled in the fourth set, 25-11. The Lady Bearcats broke open a close match behind a stellar service from senior Taylor Phillips early in the decisive frame. Phillips took over with her team in front 8-6. By the time Shelby solved things with a timeout, Anderson was leading 14-6.