By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:
The class 4A 2nd-ranked West Delaware Hawks volleyball team will be back in action at the State Tournament in Cedar Rapids today. The Hawks improved their record to 44-2 with the first round win Tuesday afternoon over 7th-rated Indianola. That win gives the Hawks squad the second best record in program history behind the 49-1 2006 team. It ties them for the 2nd most wins ever by a Hawk team with the 2004 squad who was 44-3. The opponent today is 3rd-ranked 34-7 Marion, who got past 6th-ranked Charles City Tuesday 3-1. The Hawks won the only meeting versus the Indians back on October 11th 2-0 in the CR Jefferson Westside Invite. Match time is scheduled for Noon inside the US Cellular Center. All the coverage from KMCH Sports can be heard live on KMCH and KMCH.com with Sports Director Jon Swisher and Joan Salow around 11:50am.