Lady Warriors advance in Region 4 tourney

by Mike Landis of the Kewanee Star Courier 11-4-14

The Black Hawk East volleyball team rolled into the semifinals of the Region 4 Tournament with a three-set sweep of Illinois Valley Monday night.

Behind 17 kills from Susan Timofeyev, BHE defeated Illinois Valley 25-17, 25-15, 25-20 in the opening round of tourney play at the Kewanee Armory.

Other leaders for the Lady Warriors (29-13) were Kylie Acuna with 12 kills, 13 digs and two aces; Brianna Hobbs with eight kills; Dominique Miller with 28 assists and 10 digs; Katelyn Wolf with 12 assists; Ellie Baldinger with two blocks; and Alexis Smith with 17 digs.

Wednesday night’s semifinal opponent and site of the match was unavailable at press time.