Waukon volleyball team falls to Class 4A third-rated Waverly-Shell Rock at home, finishes second at Kepros Tournament hosted by Crestwood

Pounding out a point ... Waukon volleyball senior McKenzie Lier pounds out a kill in the Indians’ three-set home loss to Class 4A third-rated Waverly-Shell Rock Tuesday, September 6. Lier finished the match with three kills on just four attacks. View and find out how to purchase this photo and many more by clicking on the Photo Galleries link on this webpage.

The Waukon volleyball team played another full week of dual and tournament play this past week, recording four victories in its total of seven matches played during the week and having all three losses come to highly-rated opponents. The net Tribe was dealt its first dual match loss of this fall in a Tuesday, September 6 home Northeast Iowa Conference match-up with Class 4A third-rated Waverly-Shell Rock, who dealt the Indians losses of 7-25, 14-25 and 17-25. The Indians then played in the Kepros Tournament hosted by Crestwood High School in Cresco Saturday, September 10, winning four of six matches to finish in second place at the tournament, with both of their losses coming to Class 2A sixth-rated Lisbon, including in the title match.

The Indians were next scheduled to play at Charles City Tuesday, September 13 before hosting their own home invitational tournament Saturday, September 17, details of which appear in a shaded box elsewhere on this same Sports page. The net Tribe will then host Crestwood Tuesday, September 20 before playing back-to-back nights, Monday, September 26 at MFL/MarMac and Tuesday, September 27 at Class 4A fourth-rated Decorah.

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