SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) -- Alumni, students, and friends of SHG came out to play volleyball on Sunday.
It was for the second annual SHG Alumni and Friends Volleyball Tournament.
The tournament was put together by the Young Alumni Association.
Whose goal is to help young alumni with extracurricular philanthropy.
Ryan Hillestad with the Young Alumni Association said events like this helps bring everyone together.
“I think we want to find ways to be a part of our high school, and our community, and making it more acceptable and comfortable, and bringing young people together, I think this is a great start for us and we're having fun doing it that's the bottom line,” said Hillestad.
Nine teams competed in this year's tournament one team more than last year.
And organizers hope it keeps growing in the future.