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STATE VOLLEYBALL: Top-ranked Mount Vernon sweeps Union

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - Class 3A got going Tuesday night, with Union making their 5th straight appearance. But they ran in to a tough one in top-ranked Mount Vernon.

Already leading by one set, the Mustangs' Alli Platte puts up the block to end the second, making it 2-0 Mount Vernon.

Union trying to stick with it, with senior Maria Wrage in her final tournament dropping one of her team-high 10 kills.

But in the end it's not enough. The Mustangs end the Knights' season in straight sets.

Mount Vernon advances to a semifinal round showdown on Thursday against the winner of Red Oak and Sioux Center.

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