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CARLYLE 25-23-25, METRO-EAST LUTHERAN 16-25-14: Carlyle won a three-set thriller over Metro-East in the second semifinal of the regional Wednesday night at Hooks Gym.

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Lexi Bozarth had two points and eight kills for the Knights, while Sarah Henke came up with five points, an ace and 10 kills, Aprile Hepner had a point and seven kills, Grace Hopp served up four points, Vivienne Runnals had seven points, an ace, a block and 25 assists, Sidnee Schwarz had three points and two aces and Melanie Wilson came up with two kills and three blocks.

The Indians are now 15-4 and advance to the final Thursday night against top-seeded Valmeyer, a 25-10, 25-19 winner in the first semifinal over Father McGivney Catholic, with the match starting at 6 p.m. The Knights finish the year at 12-18.

In the earlier semifinal, the Pirates defeated the Griffins to move on to the Thursday final against Metro-East. Valmeyer is now 25-12. while McGivney's season concludes at 13-22.


In the first semifinal at Triopia, Mt. Sterling Brown County eliminated the host Trojans 25-8, 25-18, while Camp Point Central defeated Hardin Calhoun 27-25, 25-20 in the second semifinal. The Hornets and Cougars meet each other in the regional final Thursday evening, with the match starting at 6 p.m.

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