The Lady Redhawks defeated Iowa Star conference rival-CAL(Lattimer) in a high hitting match 3-0 Tuesday, September 22. Remarkably, all three games had the same outcome, 25-23, 25-23, and 25-23. The Redhawks set a team hitting record for the night with 43 Kills, led by junior Erin Herink with 21 kills out of 40 attempts with 7 errors, followed by Kelsey Upah with 15 kills out of 26 attempts with 3 errors, Alex Oletski with 3 kills out of 18 attempts with 4 errors, Amanda Hoeg with 2 kills out of 2 attempts and no errors, and Amanda Howard with 2 kills out of 8 attempts with no errors. Serving aces for the night were Kelsey Upah -4, Erin Herink-3, Amanda Howard -1, Morgan Halupnick-1.
On Thursday, September 24, the Redhawks hosted Northeast Hamilton (Blairsburg). Northeast Hamilton dominated the match, winning in 3 games, 25-15, 25-7, and 25-12.
Saturday Tournament play
September 26, the Redhawks traveled to their last weekend tournament of the season to Tama. This was an eight team competition including Union (LaPorte City), East Marshall, Sumner/Fredricksburg, South Tama, Grinnell, Saydell, North Tama, and Hudson. The lady Redhawks defeated Hudson 2-0 with scores and Saydell 2-0. The Redhawks were narrowly defeated by Grinnell 2-1 with scores of 21-19 (Grinnell), 21-14 (North Tama) and 15-8 (Grinnell). Finishing second in their pool, the Redhawks faced the first place team in the opposite pool-South Tama. In a close battle of the North vs the South, South Tama defeated North Tama 2-0 with scores of 23-21, and 29-27.