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Oct. 11, 2021 VB: Maplewood Beats Cochranton; North Clarion Rallies Past A-C Valley; Youngsville Gets Win

Sadie Thomas and Avery Brunot of Maplewood go up for a block during a recent match. The duo helped the Tigers beat rival Cochranton on Pink Out Night Monday. Photo by Jeff Parkin

GUYS MILLS, Pa. – After dropping the first set against rival Cochranton, Maplewood rallied to beat the visiting Cardinals, 3-1 (21-25, 25-15, 25-15, 25-21).

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Sadie Thomas had a monster match with 30 kills, 16 digs, and four aces.

Avery Brunot chipped in on offense for the Tigers with seven kills, and McKenna Crawford had 23 digs.

Bailey Varndell ran the offense for Maplewood with 41 set assists and added four aces and nine digs.

NORTH CLARION 3, A-C VALLEY 2

FOXBURG, Pa. – Trailing after three sets, visiting North Clarion rallied to stun A-C Valley, 3-2 (24-26, 28-26, 22-25, 25-14, 15-7).

Amaya Green led the She-Wolves with 12 kills and 20 digs with Emily Aites adding 11 kills.

Alana Brooks and Kylie Disney each had great games on defense for North Clarion with Brooks getting to 38 balls and Disney to 31.

Ainsley Hartle ran the offense for the She-Wolves with 18 set assists.

Meah Ielase led A-C Valley with 14 kills and 17 digs with Paige Klingler added six kills.

Lexi Ruckdeschel paced the Lady Falcons on defense getting to 25 balls while also recording three blocks and four aces. Bella Ielase had 17 digs.

Mackenzie Parks ran the offense for A-C Valley with 21 set assists.

REDBANK VALLEY 3, OIL CITY 1

OIL CITY, Pa. – Behind 3 kills and three aces from Alivia Huffman visiting Redbank Valley beat Oil City, 3-1 (25-10, 25-14, 21-25, 25-9).

Carlie Rupp and Taylor Ripple each added five each for the Lady Bulldogs with Caylen Rearick leading the defense with 16 digs while chipping in three aces.

Lilly Shaffer ran the offense for Redbank Valley with 22 set assists and also contributed five aces.

Jade Heeter and Abby Kriedler each had three kills for Oil City with Heeter adding nine digs and an ace and Kriedler three aces and three digs.

Syd Svolos had a team-best 16 digs for the Oilers while Ansley Svolos added 11 digs and Chayse Skinner 14 digs.

YOUNGSVILLE 3, COMMODORE PERRY 0

YOUNGSVILLE, Pa. – Mia Rafalski and Molly Hellman had six kills each as Youngsville beat Commodore Perry, 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-14).

Mandi Irvine and Olivia Darling had four kills each, while Kenzie Olewine led the defense with 18 digs.

Dilyn Moore had nine set assists and Rafalski and Sam Willhelm four aces each.

Rafalski, Olewine and Willhelm talked about the win afterward:

Lydia Hittle had ten digs for Commodore Perry and two kills, while Ashley Bowser also had a pair of kills.

PUNXSUTAWNEY 3, BRADFORD 0

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. – Ciara Toven had 11 kills to help Punxsutawney sweep Bradford, 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-21).

Zoey Hoover was big at the net for the Lady Chucks with six blocks while Emily Dobbins served well with five aces.

Defensively, Samantha Griebel had 14 digs, Emma Galando 13 digs, and Sydney Hoffman 10 digs for Punxsutawney.

Danielle Griebel ran the Lady Chucks offense with 17 set assists.

Alix Ordiway paced Bradford with seven kills with Cam Tilford adding four kills and two blocks.

Kalie Dixon ran the Lady Owls offense with 14 set assists and added four kills.

WARREN 3, HICKORY 0

WARREN, Pa. – Katie Madigan and Carly Beers combined for 23 kills to lift Warren to a 3-0 (25-11, 25-22, 25-15) win over visiting Hickory.

Madigan led the Lady Dragons with 12 kills and 15 digs with Beer adding 11 kills and a block.

Alexia Bowers chipped in six kills and Kylie Fehlman five kills for Warren with Ellee Irwin having a solid all-around match with nine digs, three kills, and three aces.

Summer Lucks had 11 digs on defense for the Lady Dragons, and Halee Mineweaser ran the offense with 26 set assists while adding 13 digs, six kills, and a block.

CRANBERRY 3, KARNS CITY 1

SENECA, Pa. – Ayanna Ferringer had 15 kills, five digs, five blocks, and three aces to help Cranberry top visiting Karns City, 3-1 (19-25, 25-13, 25-11, 25-9).

Maria Anderson added eight kills, seven aces, three digs, and a block for the Berries with Brooke Hart chipping in nine kills and Mackenzie Karnes four kills, seven digs, and three blocks.

Ashlynn Collins ran the Cranberry offense with 27 set assists and added two digs.

Ava Fox had three kills, 12 digs, two aces, and a block for Karns City with Emma Johns adding four kills, four set assists, three digs, and four aces, and Ashley Fox three kills.

Rosie Carden also had five set assists, four digs, two kills, and two aces for the LAdy Gremlins with Amber Mauer adding three aces and Kendall Ritzert two aces.

ROCKY GROVE 3, VENANGO CATHOLIC 0

OIL CITY, Pa. – Abby Williams had 12 kills in a 3-0 (25-9, 25-13, 25-13) sweep by visiting Rocky Grove over Venango Catholic.

Paige Cresswell added five kills and four aces for the Orioles who also got four kills and seven aces from Rylee Reed, three kills from Abby Cable, and six digs from Devin Rhoads.

Courtney Clark ran the Rocky Grove offense with 20 set assists and added three aces.

SHEFFIELD 3, EISENHOWER 0

RUSSELL, Pa. – Kassidy Orinko had 11 aces, five kills, and six digs to lead visiting Sheffield past Warren County rival Eisenhower, 3-0 (25-8, 25-10, 25-17).

Lynzie Grubbs added four kills and five digs for the Lady Wolverines with Kadence Steffan running the offense with 12 set assists and adding eight digs.

FORT LEBOEUF 3, GIRARD 0

WATERFORD, Pa. – Audrey Friedman had 10 kills to help Fort LeBoeuf beat visiting Girard, 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-18).

Lauren Dahn added five kills and five digs for the Bison with Kaite Proctor also adding five digs.

Kerringten Wasiulewski ran the offense for Fort LeBoeuf with 28 set assists and added eight digs.

AUSTIN 3, CAMERON COUNTY 0

AUSTIN, Pa. – Khloe Nicka had six kills, three aces, and a block to help Austin sweep visiting Cameron County, 3-0 (25-13, 25-19, 25-21).

Savannah Horton added nine digs for the Lady Panthers, while Marah Fowler ran the offense with 12 set assists and added six digs.

Aubree Lorenzo paced Cameron County with six kills with Mackenzie Hooftallen adding four kills and Caitlyn Palumbo three kills.

KEYSTONE 3, FRANKLIN 0

FRANKLIN, Pa. – Leah Exley had seven kills and four aces to help Keystone to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-15, 25-22) road win over Franklin.

Alyssa Weaver dished out nine set assists to go with six digs and three aces for the Lady Panthers with Kennedy Kayle coming up with 12 digs.

BROOKVILLE 3, ST. MARYS 0

BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Julia Bailey had eight kills and Ashton Pangallo four aces to help Brookville avenge an earlier loss to St. Marys with a 3-0 (25-13, 25-20, 25-16) win over the visiting Dutch.

Emaa Veneksy paced the defense for the Lady Raiders, who lost 3-1 earlier in the year at St. Marys, with 14 digs.

Lindsey Reiter paced St. Marys with six kills and six set assists with Rylee Nicklas adding five kills and six set assists and Payton Bauer three blocks.

ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC 3, RIDGWAY 0

ST. MARYS, Pa. – Tori Newton had nine kills to lead homestanding Elk County Catholic to a 3-0 (25-22, 25-14, 25-14) sweep of Ridgway.

Madison Marzullo had a nice night at the net with three blocks, and Moira Stanisch ran the offense for the Lady Crusaders with 15 set assists.

NORTHERN POTTER 3, SMETHPORT 1

SMETHPORT, Pa. – Madison Hoopes and Molly Cady each had four kills to lead Northern Potter to a 3-1 (25-23, 13-25, 25-21, 25-22) win at Smethport.

Hoopes added nine digs in the win, while Megan Hyde had three digs, two set assists, and a kill. Justin David led the Lady Panthers with eight set assists and chipped in six digs, a kill, and a block.

Kaylee Swanson paced Smethport with eight kills, five aces, three blocks, and 14 digs. Coryn McClain chipped in five kills and three digs, Madi Faes had four kills, nine digs, two blocks, and 29 set assists, and Baylee Fitzimmons got to 37 balls on defense while adding four set assists, and three kills.

FAIRVIEW 3, SENECA 0

FAIRVIEW, Pa. – Emma Willow had nine kills and five digs as Fairview swept past visiting Seneca, 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-17).

Julia Weindorf led the Tigers’ defense with 14 digs with Sophia Kuzmin and Taylor Polach each adding five digs.

Jenn Hunter ran the offense for Fairview with 13 set assists.

OSWAYO VALLEY 3, OTTO-ELDRED 0

DUKE CENTER, Pa. – Jadyn Brabham had 17 kills, five digs, three blocks, and two aces to help visiting Oswayo Valley to a 3-0 (27-25, 25-21, 25-16) win over Otto-Eldred.

Avaree Kellert added 11 kills, 10 digs, five aces, and two blocks for the Green Wave while Makenna Manning had three blocks.

Trinity Lundy ran the offense for Oswayo Valley with 25 set assists and added five digs.

Katie Sheeler had six kills and eight digs for Otto-Eldred with Brianna Silvis adding three kills, 11 digs, and two aces, and Kaylee Rhinehart two kills, six digs, and three aces.

Anna Merry ran the Lady Terrors offense with 16 set assists and added eight digs and two aces.

UNION 3, FOREST AREA 0

RIMERSBURG, Pa. – Hailey Kriebel, Grace Kindel, and Keira Croyle combined for 20 aces to lift Union to a 3-0 win over visiting Forest Area.

The Golden Damsels took the first two sets by scores of 25-11 and 25-15. The third set score was a bit of a mystery with Union reporting 25-3 and Forest Area 25-9 both in favor of Union.

Kriebel had eight aces and three kills to lead Union with Kindel adding six aces and two kills and Croyle six aces and seven set assists.

Dominika Logue chipped in four kills in the victory.

Izzy Flick led Forest Area with two kills.

JOHNSONBURG 3, BROCKWAY 0

JOHNSONBURG, Pa. – Johnsonburg swept visiting Brockway, 3-0 (25-18, 25-20, 25-10).

Kalina Powell had 15 digs for Brockway with Ciara Morelli and Zoe Moore each adding eight digs.

Johnsonburg stats aren’t available until the next day.

SHARPVILLE 3, LAKEVIEW 0

SHARPSVILLE, Pa. – Lauren Kos recorded her 1,500th career set assist as Sharpsville beat visiting Lakeview, 3-0.

No other information was available.

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