LINCOLN, Neb. – Hartington Cedar Catholic knocked out the defending state champion and now is one win away from the state title.
The Lady Trojans beat Stanton in four sets – 25-22, 25-18, 22-25, 25-18 in the semifinals on Friday.
Brianna Miller grabbed 10 kills, Anna Reifenrath snagged 9 and Jada Cattau recorded 8 kills in the win.
Stanton’s Jessie Brandl had 21 kills for Stanton.
HCC will play at 1 p.m. in the state title game on Saturday, while the Mustangs will play in the third place match.