Kearney's Alli Poage earns the kill against Platte County Tuesday, Oct. 25. 

KEARNEY — It was the end of the road for Kearney volleyball Tuesday, Oct. 25. The Bulldogs were defeated by Platte County in four sets (14-25, 25-22, 25-23, 25-19) as the Pirates won the Class 4 District 8 Championship.

The Bulldogs started strong in set one as they controlled the momentum of the early portions of the set. Kearney led 18-13 when Platte County called a timeout. It didn’t do much to diminish Kearney’s spirit. The team finished out the set on a 7-1 run.

Sports Writer Liam Keating can be reached at, 389-6643 or @myctsports on Twitter.

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