The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


November 1, 2013

Camanche tripped up


CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Xavier lived up to its No. 5 ranking in Class 4A, defeating Central DeWitt 25-17, 25-17, 25-19 in the Region 6 semifinals Thursday.

Central DeWitt ended its season with a 10-24 record, while Xavier improved to 28-10.

MOUNT VERNON 25-25-25, CAMANCHE 19-16-23

Camanche statistical leaders

Kills — Libby Schnoor 14, Brett Hilgendorf 9, Julia Moore 4. Assists — Kylie Vogel 28. Digs — Schnoor 13, Lindsey Grams 11, Hilgendorf 8. Blocks — Morgan Peasley 3 solos; Moore 2 assists. Ace serves — Schnoor 1, Kelsie French 1.


Kills — Northeast (20-11-72, .125) —Addie Oberman 7, Ashley Kruse 5, Tierra Hildebrandt 3; CPU (32-18-98, .143), Kennedy Salow 9, Kennedy Gaffney 8, Heather Lindell 5. Assists — Northeast (15), Courtney Stoll 11, Kelsey Carder 3; CPU (28), Hailey Weideman 25. Digs — Northeast (45), Baylie Parson 17, Stoll 7, Carder 4, Hildebrandt 4, Oberman 4; CPU (42), Gaffney 13, Lindell 10, Shelby Brecht 6. Blocks — Northeast (2), Breanne Butler 2 solos; CPU (5), Anika Wooldridge 3 assists, 1 solo; Gaffney 2 assists. Ace serves — Northeast (1), Parson 1; CPU (6), Weideman 5, Wooldridge 1.

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