(Cedar Rapids) Harlan's outstanding 2011 volleyball season came to a close Wednesday night at Ice Arena in Cedar Rapids. The #10 Cyclones lost in a 3-0 sweep against #1 ranked Dubuque Wahlert. Set scores were 25-23, 25-21, and 25-18.
Harlan won 29 of their final 32 matches and the season and the Cyclones finish the year with a 31-7 overall record while Dubuque Wahlert improves to 30-8. Dubuque Wahlert will take on Bishop Heelan Catholic in the semi-finals at noon on Friday.
In other first round action on Thursday.....
Bishop Heelan Catholic 3 Charles City 1
Union 3 Solon 2
Waverly-Shell Rock 3 Maquoketa 0
Iowa City West 3 Abraham Lincoln 0
Cedar Rapids Kennedy 3 Dubuque Hempstead 0
Iowa City High 3 Cedar Falls 1
Ankeny 3 Waukee 0
Click here for the postgame comments from Harlan coach Angie Spangenburg