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.
Now is the time to turn up the defense.
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Defending state champion Nelson Brands rolled through his first two opponents in this year’s Class 3A 152-pound tournament with a technical fall and fall.
Friday afternoon, Brands got a test from Waverly-Shell Rock’s Austin Yant in the semifinals and advanced with an 8-6 win. Highlights and Brands’ thoughts are in the video above.