CORRY, Pa. – Aubrey Chase had 11 kills, five digs, and an ace, as Corry handed visiting Clarion its second consecutive loss, 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-16).
Makenna Moore paced the Beavers defense with 22 digs while adding six kills and four aces, while Halle Albers had four kills, 11 digs, three aces, and a set assist.
Also for Corry, Taylor Elchynski added 16 digs and two aces.
Running the offense for the Beavers were Payton McCray and Kendyll Chamberlin with McCray recording 17 set assists along with three digs, two aces, and two kills and Chamberlin 11 set assists to go with three digs.
Aryanna Girvan paced Clarion with 11 kills and 11 digs with Hadlee Campbell adding five kills and 17 digs and Bri Pierce chipping in 16 digs. Sophia Babington also had four kills, and Taylor Alston contributed eight kills, five set assists, and four digs.
Grace Ochs ran the offense for the Lady Cats with 26 set assists and added seven digs.
Combined with Clarion’s loss to Warren last Thursday, the Lady Cats have lost back-to-back matches for the first time since Nov. 5, 2016, when they dropped the D9 1A semifinals to A-C Valley (3-1) and then lost to Elk County Catholic (3-1) in the D9 1A consolation match. It is the first time Clarion has dropped two straight regular-season matches since Oct. 24 (Sharpsville, 3-1) and Oct. 26, 2011 (State College, 3-2).
TIDIOUTE CHARTER 3, VENANGO CATHOLIC 0
TIDIOUTE, Pa. – Lexis Drunkenbrod had four kills, four aces, and a set assist to lead Tidioute Charter to a 3-0 (25-10, 25-8, 25-6) over visiting Venango Catholic.
Zaynah Gardner added eight set assists, five digs, three aces, and a kill for the Bulldogs who also got five kills, six aces, seven digs, and a set assist from Brooksten Fors. Callan Patterson also had five aces, two digs, and a kill.