By MICHAEL COIT
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT
Empire volleyball teams largely face a tough road in the North Coast Section playoffs with Maria Carrillo, Cardinal Newman, Sonoma Valley and Anderson Valley gaining the most favorable seeds when matches begin Wednesday.
Sonoma Valley's reward for winning the Sonoma County League title and tournament is a first-round bye.
Yet should the Dragons defeat Novato in round two, they'd likely get a road match at top-seeded Campolindo.
"We look forward to taking each team we come up against with fight no matter what the outcome," said Sonoma Valley coach