Posted On: 10/25/21 2:58 PM

Tournament time and regional finals always bring a different energy to the court.  Last week there were some upsets in Class 4A and 5A that may have thrown a few curveballs in the path to Cedar Rapids for some teams.  For Class 4A and 5A, the higher seeds get to host which can be a major advantage.  Of the teams that are still left in regional final play, some will be breaking through for the first time in quite some time.  There will be new faces competing in Cedar Rapids next week.  Here are a few matchups that are intriguing heading into the regional finals with a berth to the state tournament on the line. 

Class 4A - Sioux City Bishop Heelan 19-16 @ Council Bluffs Lewis Central 19-15

There is a new Class 4A team who will be breaking through to the state tournament this year.  Glenwood has dominated the Western part of the state with advancing to Cedar Rapids the past two years and Sergeant Bluff- Luton has moved to Class 3A which created some room for new teams to break through. Lewis Central outlasted Glenwood in the Regional Semifinals with a five set

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