Maiden reaches 2A West finals; Laxton passes 1,000 career kills

Cody Dalton
Sports Editor

For the fourth time in the past five seasons, a Catawba County volleyball program is in the West Region finals of its respective classification.

Maiden passed its toughest test so far this postseason, defeating Polk County in four sets at home on Saturday in the fourth round of the 2A playoffs.

Set scores were 25-23, 19-25, 25-22 and 25-17.

In the contest, Lady Blue Devil junior Holland Laxton surpassed the 1,000-kill mark in her MHS volleyball career

To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.