Eldon would not be denied Monday night at Southern Boone.

The Mustangs went toe-to-toe with the Eagles in the Tri-County Conference battle, dropping the first set 25-13 and storming back with a 25-23 win in set two and a 26-24 win set three.

Eldon’s Grace Baucom led the Mustang attack with 14 kills and Dakota Graham put up five. Also fueling the attack was Leah Stichler who led the team with 17 assists. On the defensive end, Addie Davis and Bailey Farris kept Eldon fighting with 12 digs each while Baucom added seven and Stichler put up five.

Eldon (13-4-1) will host its own tournament on Saturday.