The state title-winning Holy Trinity girls volleyball team and its fans celebrated yesterday(Sun) afternoon in the school gym. One after another, the players and coaches looked back at the Crusader’s first-ever championship season, which saw them go 48-4, culminating in a convincing win over the Central Lyon Lions Friday night, 25-22, 25-13 and 25-8. The Class 1A title is the first ever won by a Holy Trinity team.
In mens college basketball yesterday….. Illinois 114, Coppin State 56
In mens college basketball tonight….. SCC hosts Iowa Lakes (Hot 97-3)
Iowa hosts North Dakota State (KBUR)
Iowa Wesleyan College at Central Christian College
The Holy Trinity girls volleyball team will get another shot at a state title. The Crusaders fought back from behind in all three games, beating Tripoli 25-20, 25-23 and 25-17 last night at the U-S Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids. Holy Trinity…now 47-4…will take on 38-3 Central Lyon tonight at 7 o’clock (and you can watch the contest on Iowa Public Television.)
Holy Trinity won and New London lost, in the Iowa girls state volleyball tournament Class 1A quarterfinals last night. The top-rated Crusaders swept #8 LeMars Gehlen 25-15, 25-13 and 25-17 at the U-S Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids. Holy Trinity…now 46-4…will take on 4th-ranked Tripoli(27-13) tonight at 6 o’clock in the semifinals. The Panthers got to the semi’s by beating 5th-rated New London 25-13, 25-11 and 25-21. The Tigers’ season ends with a record of 35-8.