Call it the legend of Erin Thompson.
“Every year around tryout season, I tell my volleyball girls about her,” said Melissa Bragg, the volleyball coach at Bethel Middle School for many years.
Thompson had played for Bragg her seventh and eighth grade years. But for the freshman season, the girls who played at Bethel Middle and Bryant Middle are combined into one team and, often cuts have to be made because of the sheer number of those that want to play. Continued