Starting young

Tatum Majors sets up the ball during a drill at the Montezuma-Cortez High School volleyball camp. M-CHS volleyball coaches and players hosted a four-day camp at the Cortez Middle School for players in fourth to eighth grades. “We had a really good turnout, which is exciting,” said new M-CHS coach Andi Pickens. “We started out with the fundamentals. We escalated each day and (eventually progressed) to blocking and base defense.” Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal

Tatum Majors sets up the ball during a drill at the Montezuma-Cortez High School volleyball camp. M-CHS volleyball coaches and players hosted a four-day camp at the Cortez Middle School for players in fourth to eighth grades. “We had a really good turnout, which is exciting,” said new M-CHS coach Andi Pickens. “We started out with the fundamentals. We escalated each day and (eventually progressed) to blocking and base defense.”