His Yellowjackets did him one round better.
But the quest to stretch their run to the max came up short on Tuesday night as Oxnard lost to second-seeded Whittier Christian 20-25, 25-15, 25-22, 25-18 in the semifinals of the CIF-Southern Section Division 2-A playoffs at Whittier Christian High.
“I am proud that we were playing our best at the end of the season and proud of the way we finished,” Casey said. “This is where our program should be every year, especially in this division. Those are the expectations here.”