By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:
High school volleyball postseason play started up for class 3A, 4A and 5A teams last night around the state with first round regional contests:
Western Dubuque improved their record to 14-18 with a 3-2 match win over Decorah. The Bobcats controlled set 1, 25-18 then dropped games 2 and 3; 26-24, 25-23 before coming back and winning games 4 and 5; 25-14 and 15-13. First season head coach Megan Scherrman talked about the mindset for her team throughout the match:
The victory earns the Bobcats a semifinal date with 2nd-ranked West Delaware Thursday night in Manchester.
Beckman swept Monticello 3-0 in Dyersville
Independence blanked North Fayette Valley 3-0
Anamosa fell to CP-U 3-0 in Center Point
Class 2A play resumes tonight. Coverage from KMCH Sports will feature 26-9 Starmont on the road at 16-14 Cascade. All the action can be heard around 6:55pm on KMCH and KMCH.com with Sports Director Jon Swisher and Kevin Schuchmann.