2020 Kearney Catholic Stars

Posted On: 11/5/20 7:00 AM

#3 seed Kearney Catholic (30-5)

With consecutive state appearances from 2005-2016, Kearney Catholic is no stranger to the state scene and ready to add some hardware to the trophy case. The Stars have tournaments championships at the Aurora Invite, Columbus Chamber Tournament, and the ever-elusive Centennial Conference Tournament. 

Insert Sydney Connor (2022, 5’11, Setter, 9.5 assists/set) into the setter position this season and add hitters Ashley KeckAshleyKeck5'9" | OHKearney Catholic | 2022StateNE (2022, 5’10, OH), Bailey Spangler (2021, 5’10, OH), Jill Collins (2021, 5’11, MH), and Ashlyn WischmeierAshlynWischmeier5'8" | OHKearney Catholic | 2021StateNE (2021, 5’9, OH) with many of them playing all six rotations, and this team is solid!

Coach Kris Conner comments, “We look forward to competing at state this year.  With the talent pool C-1 has, it should make for an exciting tournament.”

The Stars took on Lincoln Lutheran at the state tournament on Wednesday. After coming out strong in set one with a 25-17 win, they dropped the next three, 20-25, 18-25, 22-25.

The competitive spirit will be high in Lincoln this week! But, really, it all comes down to these young

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