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Women of Troy survive Cougars

West High wins 3-1 over CR Kennedy Sept. 23

North Liberty Leader
CEDAR RAPIDS– The West High Women of Troy improved their record to 10-6 with a 3-1 win over Cedar Rapids Kennedy in volleyball Tuesday, Sept. 23, on the Cougars’ court. West bounced back from a 25-19 first-game loss to take the next two 25-12 and 25-15 before pulling out a 25-23 win in the fourth set.
Laynie Whitehead led the way for West with 10 kills, Mikaela Morgan put up nine, Emma Norris had eight and Ali Tauchen made six. Emily Halverson had five and Madi Fay made two for 40 kills in total for West. Fay was West’s setter with 36 assists on the night as well as one ace serve. Lauren Ries and Whitehead also had an ace apiece.
Cedar Falls pays a visit to the West High gym on Tuesday, Oct. 7, with the varsity match set to start at 7 p.m. After that it will be life on the road with a Saturday, Oct. 11, invitational at Cedar Rapids Jefferson (8:30 a.m. start), and a Tuesday, Oct. 14, trip to Dubuque Wahlert.