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Author: Jeff Linder | November 15, 2013 | No comments

 CEDAR RAPIDS -- No doubt, Fort Madison Holy Trinity had the best player.And there's no dispute, Janesville had the better team.The second-ranked Wildcats survived Mikaela Foecke's 31-kill onslaught and captured their first state championship, 25-10, 22-25, 25-14, 25-23, in the Class 1A final at the ...

Author: Jeff Linder | November 11, 2013 | No comments

 Team capsules for the Class 1A qualifiers at the state volleyball tournament, in bracket order: No. 6 STANTON (37-5)Nickname: ViqueensCoach: Jody Druivenga (2nd year, 71-8)Tourney history: 4th appearance, and fourth in a row.Starting lineup:No. Name Ht. Yr. Pos.3 Heidi Vanderholm 5-8  Jr.  OH 4  Macy Elwood  5-4  Sr.  S 5  Moriah Kammerer  5-4  Sr.  OH 9  Haley Weis  5-8  Jr.  MH 13  Carmen Subbert  5-7  Sr.  OH 14  Erin Dekay  5-9  Sr.  MH 16  Ashley Palmquist  5-1  Sr.  DS  No. 5 LE MARS GEHLEN (23-11)Nickname: ...

Author: Jeff Linder | August 26, 2013 | No comments

 Man, they were so close.Solon went to a fifth game in the Class 4A championship match. Union had three match points in Class 3A.Now, a season later, those teams figure to be factors again come November.The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union released its preseason ...

Author: Jeff Linder | November 9, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Mikaela Foecke was going to get her kills.The key, for Tripoli, was to get touches periodically and to make hay when she was in the back row.The Panthers did both.Courtney Anderson made two match-swinging blocks at the end of the second game, ...

Author: Jeff Linder | November 8, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Mikaela Foecke is a hitter, the most prolific in the state.The wants to be known as more.Winner."We want to be state champions at the end of the day," Foecke said after second-ranked Fort Madison Holy Trinity swept No. 8 Bellevue Marquette, 25-22, ...

Author: Jeff Linder | November 6, 2012 | No comments

Team capsules for the Class 1A qualifiers at the state volleyball tournament (in bracket order):No. 6 STANTON (34-2)Nickname: ViqueensCoach: Jody Druivenga (1st year, 34-2)Tourney history: 3rd appearance, and third in a row.Starting lineup:No. Name Ht. Yr. Pos.6 Rachel Sorensen 5-6 Sr. OH8 Ragen Anderson 5-4 Sr. S10 Kara Allen 5-11  Sr. MH12 Rochelle Sink 5-6 Sr. S13 Carmen Subbert 5-7 Jr. OH14 Erin Dekay 5-9 Jr. MH No. 4 JANESVILLE (31-8)Nickname: WildcatsCoach: Shelly ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 30, 2012 | No comments

Wednesday’s area regional final volleyball matches for Class 2A and 1A:EDGEWOOD-COLESBURG vs. SUMNER-FREDERICKSBURG (Class 2A)Time and site: 7 p.m., at ArlingtonRecords and rankings: Ed-Co is 31-5; No. 12 Sumner-Fredericksburg is 23-6.Notable: Both teams have swept their way to this point, and both are looking for ...

Author: Jeff Linder | November 8, 2011 | No comments

Class 1A state volleyball team capsules. Teams listed in bracket order. WOODWARD-GRANGER Hawks Coach -- Meg Jackson (10th year, 144-95)Record & ranking -- 20-5, No. 10Tournament history -- 1st appearanceStarting lineupNo. Name Ht. Yr. Pos.3 Maddie Bardole 5-10 Jr OH4 Haley Manning 5-9 Jr. S5 Emily Howe 5-8 Jr. OH6 Sarah Hansen 5-8. Jr. OH10 Sydney Crnkovich 5-8 Sr. MH12 Kylie Bustad 5-9 Jr. OH           TRIPOLI Panthers Coach -- Will Baumann (6th year at Tripoli, 198-40; 7th ...

Author: Jeff Linder | October 31, 2011 | No comments

They've got an all-new lineup and a brand-new coach.But they're still defending state champions. And they're still alive.The Mount Vernon Mustangs are in a familiar spot -- on the brink of the state volleyball tournament. They'll face fourth-ranked Grundy Center in a Class 2A regional ...

Author: Jennifer Hemmingsen | November 11, 2010 | No comments

The pressure of a five-set thriller? No sweat.Mike Meyer has survived worse.Fifth-ranked LeMars Gehlen battled back from a 20-17 lead in the fourth game and staved off a match point in the fifth, outlasting No. 6 Fort Madison Holy Trinity, 17-25, 25-19, 23-25, 25-22, 19-17, ...

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