Tigers move to 20-0
From Staff Reports
WELLSVILLE — It’s the beginning of another big week for the Wellsville Tiger volleyball team.
Wellsville dropped Valley of Pine Grove, West Virginia 25-12, 25-13, 25-12 on Tuesday in the OVAC Class 1A semifinal.
Wellsville is now 20-0 and is ranked ninth in Div. IV in the latest Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association poll.
The Tigers advance to meet Conotton Valley in the championship at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Union Local High School. The Rockets beat Beallsville 25-16, 25-21, 25-10 on Tuesday.
For the Tigers, Presley Stokes had 24 kills, four aces and a block. Alana Amato had six kills and eight aces. Brooke Hackney had four kills. Sarah Drysdale had three kills and a block. Gia Pucci had three kills. Emily McNichol added nine assists, two kills and two aces. Paige Green added 10 assists and three aces. Aubri Ramsey had 10 digs. Stakya Sallis added a kill. Myleigh Jackson had a kill and a block.
Before they can arrive at the OVAC championship, the Tigers will travel to MVAC Scarlet Division champion Western Reserve on Thursday. The match will be televised live on MyYTV at 7 p.m.
COLUMBIANA –Columbiana had no trouble with Springfield in a 25-20, 25-17, 25-11 win on Tuesday.
For the Clippers (16-5), Julia Rapp had 10 kills, five aces, 15 digs and 10 points. Tori Long had three kills, two blocks, four aces, 15 digs and 10 digs. Ava Heinrich had five kills, four aces, eight digs and eight points. Ellie Jackson had eight digs, nine assists and 11 points. Camille Zentner had five kills. Liv Cmil had 12 digs.
Columbiana is at Jackson-Milton on Thursday.
COLUMBIANA — Crestview capped a perfect regular season with a 25-10, 25-17, 25-18 win over Heartland on Tuesday.
The Rebels are 22-0 and are ranked seventh in Div. III in the latest Ohio Volleyball Coaches Association poll. Crestview hosts Waterloo on Tuesday in the Div. III sectional opener. The Rebels were the No. 1 overall seed in the two district seeding process.
For the Rebels, Lucy Montogomery had 10 kills, 11 assists and 10 digs. Abbey Emch had nine kills and four blocks. Shelby Rambo had eight kills and two blocks. Grace Auer had four kills and 12 assists. Lainey Mercure had 14 digs, three aces and two blocks. Emily Downey had 10 digs.
For the Lions, Lauren Miasek had 10 kills, three points and three digs, Emma Hall eight kills, eight points, three aces, 20 digs and two blocks and Elise Wintersteller four kills.
Heartland (7-10) will host Lowellville on Thursday.
Crestview won the jayvee match, 25-13, 25-8 as Katie Lissi had six kills and Alyssa Smotherman 10 assists.
For Heartland, Dena Arthurs had six points and nine digs, Zoe Matthews four assists and two kills and Julia Denny 15 digs.
Lisbon 3, Urban Scholars 0
LISBON — Lisbon defeated Urban Scholars 25-4, 25-4, 25-6
The Blue Devils scored the last 18 points of the first game and 26 in a row overall.
For Lisbon, Eliza Baker had 26 points, 16 aces and eight kills. Parker Henthorne and Madison Marriner had nine points and five aces each. Mya Emmerling and Kelsi Burns had four kills each. Brooklynn Cousins had 17 assists.
Lisbon (6-12) is at Jackson Milton today.
Southern 3, Toronto 1
SALINEVILLE — The Southern Local volleyball team improved to 16-5 by downing Toronto, 20-25, 27-25, 25-13, 25-19, Tuesday.
Leaders for the Indians were Ashley Shroades with 13 points and 12 kills, Hannah Reynolds 10 points, eight kills and five solo blocks, Rylee Mellott 20 assists, 12 kills and three solo blocks, Ronni Mayfield eight points and 18 assists, Aleah Bach five points and five kills and Makya Shaw eight digs.
Southern also won the junior varsity match, 25-16, 25-10. Gianna Pecorelli had 12 points for the Indians. Kennedy Lewis added seven points and three kills and Cheyenne Bennett had 10 assists.
The Indians will play at Toronto on Thursday.
Salem 3, Carrollton 0
SALEM — Salem’s volleyball team spiked Carrollton 25-23, 25-21, 25-22 on Tuesday in Eastern Buckeye Conference action.
West Branch 3, Minerva 0
BELOIT — Adele Peters served 27 points with seven aces as West Branch swept Minerva, 25-19, 25-21, 25-13, in Eastern Buckeye Conference play Tuesday.
The Warriors improve to 18-3 overall and 9-2 in league play.
Sydney Mercer contributed 13 kills, Hannah Rush 22 assists and Adele Peters was the defensive leader.
West Branch also won the junior varsity match, 25-7, 26-24, as Taiva Hagan had 13 points with two aces.
West Branch will close out the regular season at Marlington on Thursday.
Western Reserve 3, Sebring 0
SEBRING — Western Reserve wrapped up the Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference Scarlet Division title with a 25-11, 25-10, 25-20 win over Sebring on Tuesday.
Lisa Eichert had eight kills and seven digs for the winnter. Angelina Cappabianca added seven kills, seven digs and seven aces.
Western Reserve is 19-2 and 13-1 in the league.
Sebring is 9-12 and 2-11.
The Devils host Wellsville on Thursday in a game that will be televised live on MyYTV at 7 p.m.