After dropping the first and third sets 21-25 and 19-25, Villa Madonna rallied to win the second, fourth and fifth sets 25-18, 25-9 and 15-13 to beat Dixie Heights in a district seeding game.
Senior Emma Bateman led Villa Madonna with 13 kills and 26 digs. Sophomore Faith Cobaugh also had a nice game with seven aces and 18 digs.
Walton-Verona 4, Owen County 3: Forward Blair Williams score a hat trick to propel Walton-Verona to the Eighth Region All “A” championship.
Center midfielder Kylie Lawrence scored the go-ahead goal.
Villa Madonna 2, Beechwood 2: Marie Schilling scored both Beechwood goals.
Maddie Berberich and Maddie Schenthal each found the net for Villa Madonna.
Conner 7, Pendleton County 3: Senior Charlie Wend scored five goals, including Conner’s first three.
Wend also had an assist and Logan Parso added three assists for the Cougars.