GATLINBURG — It took an out-of-state team, but South Greene took its first loss of the season Saturday morning.

The Lady Rebels won their first three volleyball matches in the Rocky Top Classic, going 2-0 in pool play Friday night. South Greene (18-1) picked up straight-set wins over Friendship Christian (25-10, 25-13) and Wise Central (25-20, 25-23).

The tournament went to single-elimination format on Saturday, with South Greene winning its opener over Lafayette in straight sets (28-26, 25-19).

North Forsyth (Ga.) then overcame an opening set loss to defeat the Lady Rebels 24-26, 25-13, 15-12. South Greene remains undefeated against Tennessee opponents this season.

South Greene travels to county rival West Greene on Monday.

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