October 12th, 2010

Cougars Roar Their Way To District Title

Chris Jung

Senior Writer

Cougars Roar Their Way To District Title
photo by Chris Jung

Holy Cross downs Butler 2-0 to take crown

After easily dispatching host Western 2-0 (25-5, 25-5) on Monday night in the first round of the 22nd District Tournament, Holy Cross High School faced a more formidable opponent on Tuesday night in Butler and still came away with a 2-1 (25-23, 25-21) victory in capturing the district championship.

The Cougars (20-8), who also defeated the Bears (22-11) during the regular season, won its eighth consecutive match and is now 12-1 in its last 13 matches. With the district title win, Holy Cross should have a favorable seeding for the regional tournament, which begins on Oct. 18.

Check back to LouisvilleCatholicSports.com next week for full regional coverage, as Holy Cross attempts to earn a berth in the KHSAA volleyball state tournament for the first time since 2000.

For video of Tuesday's 22nd District Championship match, visit the "CSN TV" section of this website's main page.


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