Middle Pups split by grade level with Goddard.

The McPherson Middle School volleyball teams opened up their season on Tuesday, with the eight grade teams winning and the seventh grade teams suffering defeats.

In eight grade action, the Pups A-team defeated Goddard 25-13, 25-22. In B-team action it was Mac winning 25-7, 25-16.

Goddard got the best of the Pups in seventh grade playing, winning A-team action 25-8, 26-24 and B-team play 25-11, 25-10.