• warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/soloneconomist/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2968.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ed_classified_link_alter() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/soloneconomist/www/www/includes/common.inc on line 2968.

Women of Troy ground Golden Hawks, 3-1

Halverson’s 16 kills leads for West High
West’s Emily Halverson led the offense with 16 kills against Dubuque Wahlert Oct. 13. (Leader file photo)

North Liberty Leader
IOWA CITY– A pair of juniors led the way to victory Tuesday, Oct. 13, at West High as the 11th-ranked Women of Troy sweetened their Senior Night with a 3-1 win over the Golden Hawks of Dubuque Wahlert.
Emily Halverson led the West offense with 16 kills, backed up by Ali Tauchen’s 15, as the Women of Troy took the first two sets, 25-21 and 25-17, before suffering a 17-25 setback in the third set. A hard-fought fourth set settled the match as West took it, 25-21.
Seniors Anna Mabry, Marissa Frisbie, Hannah Birt and Lauren Ries were honored in their final regular season home match.
The win improved West’s record to 21-10.
The road to the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids and the State Volleyball Tournament begins on Thursday, Oct. 29, at West High as West faces the winner of a Monday, Oct. 26, match between City High and Davenport West. The regional final is set for Tuesday, Nov. 3, against either Linn-Mar or Davenport Central.
KILLS: E. Halverson 16, A. Tauchen 15, E. Norris 8, A. Mabry 4, M. Fay 2, C. Greene 2.
ASSISTS: Fay 41, Mabry 1, L. Ries 1, Tauchen 1.
ACE SERVES: Tauchen 2, Fay 2, M. Ford 1, Norris 1, K. Lang 1.
DIGS: Ford 16, Norris 14, Fay 11, Tauchen 9, Lang 9, Ries 7, G. Delsing 7, Mabry 6, H. Birt 3, Halverson 2, Greene 1.
SOLO BLOCKS: Halverson 2, Fay 1.