WEST MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD)— For the first time in program history the Ruston Bearcats girls’ volleyball team is headed to the 2023 LHSAA state tournament.

After a back-and-forth battle in the fourth set with Mandeville. One lady bearcat in the final moment put the game to rest.

Watch the video above for a recap of the action from Saturday’s playoff matchup against Mandeville.