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Iowa City West Edges Kennedy in Five At State

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In a battle of Class 4A heavyweights, second-ranked Iowa City West outlasted No. 3 Cedar Rapids Kennedy in an epic five sets, 25-21, 21-25, 25-23, 24-26, 15-13.

 

The Women of Troy, 39-2, now face top-ranked and defending champion Ankeny in the Class 4A championship match at 11 a.m. Saturday.

 

Jessica Gehrke had 33 kills and 19 digs to pace Iowa City West while Alli O’Deen added 19 kills and 30 digs.

 

Haley Brightwell led Cedar Rapids Kennedy with 24 kills and 18 digs. Alexus Litts had 62 assists for the Cougars, who end their season at 33-5.

 

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