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Cardinals host volleyball tournament Saturday

Published: Monday, Oct. 1, 2012 11:18 a.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, Oct. 1, 2012 12:19 p.m. CDT
(Mike Hockett/Daily News)
Junior Amber Karsten celebrates a kill from junior Michaela Bleeker (12) against Des Moines North.
(Mike Hockett/Daily News)
Junior Jennifer Ventling (8) hits for a kill against Des Moines North.
(Mike Hockett/Daily News)
Senior Katelyn Camp sets up a kill attempt against Des Moines North.

The Newton volleyball team held its home tournament over the weekend on Saturday, and earned some solid results. The Cards won four of their five matches on the day to improve their record to 18-9 on the season and suffered their lone loss to Class 4A No. 3 Harlan (17-25, 15-25) in the championship match. Newton earned sweeps of Des Moines North (21-7, 21-5), Pella (21-17, 21-18) and Carlisle (21-16, 21-16) and defeated Boone 2-1 (21-25, 28-26, 15-11).

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