North Butler Continues Hot Streak Advancing To Regional Semis, Area Volleyball Previews

Class 1A Region 4

 The rematch between the North Butler Bearcats and the Rockford Warriors went to the North Butler Bearcats.  The Bearcats swept the Warriors 25-18 in sets one and three and won set two 25-13. Rockford finishes its campaign at 15-13.  With the win, North Butler is 21-11, winners of 13 of their last 14 games and will face top-rated Janesville on Thursday in Janesville for a spot in the regional final.

Class 1A Region 5

The Riceville Wildcats fell to West Central last night in straight sets.  The first two sets were 25-23 marks and the third West Central ran away 25-15.  Riceville finished the season 10-22.

Class 2A Region 6

The Saint Ansgar Saints season has come to its close.  Lake Mills swept the Saints in straight sets 25-16, 33-31 and 25-15. The Saints finish the season 12-12.

Tonight’s volleyball lineup:

Charles City is at sixth-ranked West Delaware for a 4a region four semifinal.  7pm first serve, 6:45 pregame show.

Sixth-ranked Osage hosts Forest city in the 3A three semifinal with a 7pm first serve.

Thirteenth-ranked New Hampton hosts Waukon tonight in the 3A region seven semifinal.  7pm first serve, 6:45 pregame show on our sister station 95.1 The Bull.