(Stanton) The Stanton Viqueen volleyball squad breezed through the regular season and the first two rounds of the regional tournament with a 33-2 record. Win #34, in the regional final, did not come easy.
Unranked Ar-We-Va gave 6th rated Stanton a big challenge taking a 2-1 lead into the fourth set, but that’s when Stanton dug deep and rallied back. They started off the fourth set on a tear and won 25-15 before closing out the match with a 15-6 win in the fifth set.
34-2 Stanton will play 31-8 Janesville in the first round of the state tournament. The match will be played Thursday at 6:00 p.m. in Cedar Rapids.