Independence swept Canton Central Catholic on Saturday, 3-0, to advance to the school’s first Final Four in program history.
Independence defeated Berkshire, 3-0, on Thursday in a Division III, Region 9 semifinal at Barberton High School. The Blue Devils advanced to their first regional final since 2007.
Lutheran West ended Independence’s season last fall and on Wednesday the Blue Devils got their revenge with a dominating 3-0 win over the Longhorns in a Division III district semifinal at Elyria High School.
Independence swept Wellington on Thursday, 3-0, to advance to the district semifinals for the seventh straight time. The top-seeded Blue Devils will play No. 4 Lutheran West on Oct. 25 at Elyria High School.