ANKENY - In five years, only one team not named Iowa City West has won the boys' team tennis state championship in Class 2A.
The Trojans' daunting tennis legacy only makes the latest opportunity more enticing for Linn-Mar.
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NORMAL, Ill. — Top-seeded Northern Iowa defeated Wichita State, 6-4, in the semifinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament Friday in Marian Kneer Stadium.
Senior Macey Wolfe was a big reason why, knocking in all six runs for the Panthers, including a walk-off three-run home run with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning.
The win was career win No. 300 for UNI Coach Ryan Jacobs.
UNI (33-18) will face third-seeded Southern Illinois or No. 2 seed Illinois State in the championship at 1 p.m. Saturday.