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5A State Volleyball Dubuque Hempstead falls to Bettendorf 3-2

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Bettendorf's Caitlin Wernentin, Danielle Pennington and Anna Wiley combined for 45 of Bettendorf's 54 kills as the seventh-ranked Bulldogs upset No. 3 Dubuque Hempstead in five sets, 24-26, 31-29, 17-25, 25-21, 16-14 in Class 5A first round action at the Iowa Girls State Volleyball Tournament Wednesday afternoon.

Wernentin had 16 kills to lead Bettendorf while Pennington added 15 kills and Anna Wiley had 14 kills and nine block assists.

Dubuque Hempstead's Audrey Reeg had 30 kills with three service aces and 18 digs.

Bettendorf (21-11) will face Urbandale or Pleasant Valley at noon Friday on Court 2. Dubuque Hempstead ends its year at 29-7.

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