Rochester captured its first volleyball Regional title since 2013 by knocking off Glenwood in three sets, 26-24, 22-25, 25-19 to win the Class 3A title at Jacksonville Thursday.
The Rockets continued their record-setting season with a 25-18, 25-23 victory over St. Thomas More in the semifinals of the Mahomet-Seymour Sectional Monday. RHS is now 31-6 on the year, the most wins in school history.
Mary Gegen and Grace Petty slammed 10 kills apiece against Glenwood, followed by eight from Emma Jiroutek and seven from Tatum Outlaw. Lauren Bloom notched 17 assists, Kalyn Dixon had 15 and Sophia Huerta came up with 24 digs. Petty added 15 digs and served a team-high three aces.
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