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Kennedy rolls Iowa City West 11-1 for 4A state title

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -- Sixth ranked Cedar Rapids Kennedy exploded on offense, dominating #4 Iowa City West 11-1 to claim the class 4A state championship.

The Cougars finally sealed the deal for the first state title out of 4 championship game appearances.  It was also the first state title for a team from the Mississippi Valley Conference since 1994.

BJ Cunningham led Kennedy with 4 RBI's while pitcher Austin Christensen pitched a gem allowing just 3 hits over 5 innings to pick up the win.

West high finished their runner-up campaign at 30-10 overall.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

 

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