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Blazers, Bobcats and Hawks advance to Volleyball Regional Finals

Western Dubuque, Beckman and West Delaware all advanced to the Regional Final round in the Volleyball playoffs with wins Tuesday night.  The Bobcats trailed Independence 14-6 in the 5th set last night before scoring 10 straight points for a 16-14 win to advance.  The scores were 25-20, 21-25, 25-18, 16-25,16-14. Western Dubuque will play at Wahlert Monday in the Regional Final.  Beckman also went 5 sets last night as the Blazers edged Center Point-Urbana.  Scores were 20-25,27-25, 16-25, 25-18, 15-11. Beckman faces Assumption in their Regional Final match, which will be played Monday night at Northeast Goose Lake.  Also in Class 3A, West Delaware swept North Fayette-Valley 25-6, 25-17, 25-18.  The Hawks now play Osage in the Regional Final at West Union on Monday.