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By John Lachmann
Campbell County was down two games in a best-of-5 but battled back.
The Camels trailed 12-0 in the first game but battled back.
And in the clinching game, Campbell County (22-14) scored the final eight points to come back from six down in a 19-25, 23-25, 25-14, 25-17, 15-13 win over Scott (27-13) in the Region 10 final at Montgomery County on Thursday.
“They really, really fought back and that’s something that we’ve done a lot this year is fight from behind,” Campbell County coach Kimberlee Nemcek said.
Junior outside hitter Emily Rich led the Camels with 17 kills, and senior midfielder Dixie Schultz added 16.
“I just felt like the girls knew they worked so hard all year and it was something they didn’t want to throw away,” Nemcek said, “The first game we came out down, 12-0. Scott came out swinging really hard.”
It was the fifth meeting between these teams this season, and Campbell County had won three of the first four matches vs. the Eagles.
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Junior right-hander Hayden Molitor tossed his first shutout of the season and scored the game’s lone run in Lloyd’s win over Holy Cross.
Sophomore right-hander Abby Jones threw a three-inning perfect game as Notre Dame shut out Holmes.
Seniors Casey Garnett and Jacob Eberhard won the deciding match at first doubles as Conner edged Ryle.
Junior left-hander Jalen Neace threw his first career no-hitter as Holmes blanked Newport.
Newport Central Catholic scored twice in the top of the fifth inning and held on to edge Dixie Heights.
Freshman Anthony Bosch rallied from a break down to win the second set in a tiebreaker as Covington Catholic shut out Conner in the NKAC…
Sophomore Haley Moloney and junior Jillian Russell pulled out a win at first doubles as Campbell County edged Dixie Heights.
After giving up five runs in the top of the seventh inning, Conner scored four in the bottom half in a walk-off win.
Junior right-hander Haylee Smith threw her second no-hitter of the season with Notre Dame and she hit a grand slam as the Pandas blanked Holy Cross.
Covington Catholic swept Ryle in an NKAC semifinal on Monday.