Bearcats load up TIC-East honors

Emy Osterbuhr of North Butler tips the ball over the Nashua-Plainfield block during play this season. Osterbuhr earned first team all-conference in the Top of Iowa Conference, announced last week. (File photo)

GREENE – Led by a first-team nod for senior hitter Emy Osterbuhr, North Butler laid claim to four conference volleyball spots in the Top of Iowa East, announced last week.

Osterbuhr led North Butler in kills with 161, among the top-10 in the TIC East. She also was sixth overall in the conference in blocks with 58, adding a serving efficiency of .898 with 16 aces this season.

Setter Lauren Hawker and libero Brooke Trees were voted to the second team.

For more on the North Butler TIC all-conference volleyball selections, see the Nov. 8 print edition of the Butler County Tribune-Journal.