MARION - As the prep volleyball season nears the midway point, Cedar Rapids Xavier identified a vital ingredient if the Saints are to retain their No. 1 ranking in Class 4A.
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CLASS 3A DISTRICT SEMIFINALS
Cedar Rapids Xavier (10-11) vs. DeWitt Central (5-16) at Mount Vernon, 6:30 p.m.
Clear Creek-Amana (2-19) at West Delaware (21-0), 8 p.m.
Crestwood (8-12) at Charles City (15-6), 8 p.m.
Decorah (10-11) vs. LaPorte City Union (9-12) at Waverly, 6:30 p.m.
Fairfield (9-11) vs. Knoxville (15-6) at Oskaloosa, 6:30 p.m.
Independence (7-14) vs. Forest City (17-4) at Charles City, 6:30 p.m.
Iowa Falls-Alden (8-13) at Waverly-Shell Rock (19-1), 8 p.m.
Maquoketa (6-15) at Mount Vernon (16-5), 8 p.m.
Marion (12-9) vs. Benton Community (13-8) at Manchester, 6:30 p.m.
Solon (13-8) vs. Dubuque Wahlert (5-15) at Davenport Assumption, 6:30 p.m.
Vinton-Shellsburg (11-10) vs. South Tama (13-8) at Center Point, 6:30 p.m.
Washington (Iowa) (7-13) at Oskaloosa (13-8), 8 p.m.
West Liberty (8-14) at Davenport Assumption (11-9), 8 p.m.
Williamsburg (6-15) at Center Point-Urbana (15-6), 8 p.m.
MOC-Floyd Valley vs. Sioux City Heelan at LeMars
Storm Lake at LeMars
Gilbert vs. Perry at Boone
Humboldt at Boone
Algona vs. Sergeant Bluff-Luton at Spirit Lake
Spencer at Spirit Lake
Huxley Ballard vs. Webster City at Dallas Center
Greene County at Dallas Center-Grimes
Chariton vs. Fort Madison at Mount Pleasant
Keokuk at Mount Pleasant
Nevada vs. Carlisle at Pella
Saydel at Pella
Norwalk vs. Bondurant-Farrar at Grinnell
North Polk at Grinnell
Adel-DeSoto-Minburn vs. Harlan at Atlantic
Winterset at Atlantic
Carroll vs. Creston at Glenwood
Denison-Schleswig at Glenwood
CLASS 4A SUBSTATE QUARTERFINALS
Waterloo East (6-15) at Mason City (10-10), 7 p.m.
(Winner plays Cedar Rapids Kennedy)
Marshalltown (3-18) at Cedar Falls (14-7), 7 p.m.
(Winner plays Cedar Rapids Prairie)
Cedar Rapids Washington (4-17) at Waterloo West (9-11), 7 p.m.
(Winner plays Dubuque Senior)
Western Dubuque (9-12) at Cedar Rapids Jefferson (10-11), 7 p.m.
(Winner plays Dubuque Hempstead)
Pleasant Valley (10-11) at Clinton (10-10), 7 p.m.
(Winner plays Iowa City West)
Iowa City High (4-17) at Linn-Mar (9-12), 7 p.m.
(Winner plays Muscatine)
Sioux City North at Sioux City West
(Winner plays Sioux City East)
Council Bluffs Jefferson at Council Bluffs Lewis Central
(Winner plays Council Bluffs Lincoln)
Southeast Polk at Ankeny
(Winner plays Waukee)
Des Moines East at Fort Dodge
(Winner plays Des Moines North)
Davenport West at Davenport North
(Winner plays Bettendorf)
Burlington at Davenport Central
(Winner plays North Scott)
Urbandale at Newton
(Winner plays West Des Moines Dowling)
Des Moines Lincoln at Johnston
(Winner plays Ames)
Ottumwa at Des Moines Roosevelt
(Winner plays Des Moines Hoover)
Indianola at Ankeny Centennial
(Winner plays West Des Moines Valley)