In match updates: Norwalk vs. Kettering Alter

Norwalk and Kettering Alter are playing for a trip to the state final. Staff
Nov 8, 2012

Division II state semifinal at the Ervin J. Nutter Center in Dayton.

Game 1
Norwalk leads 12-6.

Norwalk increased lead to 18-10.

Norwalk wins Game 1 25-12 in the best of five.

Game 2
Kettering Alter up 5-1 early.

Alter up 8-7, but Norwalk is on a 6-1 run.

Norwalk just tied the second game up at 8-8.

Norwalk keeps rolling, now lead 11-8 (Alter with a timeout).

Norwalk now leads 14-12.

About 600 Norwalk students in attendance.

Norwalk leads 17-13.

Norwalk now up 19-14.

Norwalk leads 20-14 (Alter with a timeout)

Norwalk wins 25-12 on Keli Weininger hit. One more win and Norwalk is off to the state final.

Game 3
Norwalk leads 6-0 in the early going.

Norwalk now up 9-4.

Alter has rallied to cut the deficit to 10-9 (Norwalk with a timeout).

Norwalk leads 13-10.

Norwalk ups advantage to 17-10.

Norwalk up 20-13.

Norwalk up 23-18.

Match point: Norwalk 24-18. Sydney Obringer serving.

Game, set, match: An Alicia Lortcher kill sends Norwalk into the state final after 25-18 win.