Bower to play in national volleyball tournament

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Aidan Bower, 14, of Battle Creek will be the sole representative of northwest Iowa at the USAV Boys Junior National Championship volleyball tournament in Phoenix, Ariz. in July. He is the son of Jennifer and Brent Bower.

Bower and his teammates from central and eastern Iowa play for Johnston Volleyball Club, traveling several times each week to Johnston to prep for the upcoming championship competition. Bower’s 16 and under level team, led by head coach Rick Roquet, qualified for the national championship by winning the Winter Volleyball Championship, a qualifier tournament in Chicago, Ill. in January.

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