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Sept. 27, 2022 VB Recaps: O-E Beats Smethport, Smethport’s Fitzsimmons Gets 1,000th Dig; Saegertown Tops Mercer

Carrie Drummond had 6 kills in Otto-Eldred's win over Smethport. Photo by Barb Close

SMETHPORT, Pa. – Katie Sheeler, Kate Rhinehart, and Carrie Drummond combined for 26 kills and five aces to lead visiting Otto-Eldred to a 3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-18) win over Smethport.

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Sheeler had a match-high 12 kills with Rhinehart adding eight kills and three aces and Drummond six kills and two aces. Sarah Beaver also had four kills and five aces for the Lady Terrors.

Baylee Fitzsimmons recorded 15 digs, including her 1,000th career digs, for Smethport. She added three aces and a set assist.

           

Baylee Fitzsimmons of Smethport recorded her 1,000th dig Tuesday. Submitted photo

Alyn Thomas led the Lady Hubbers with nine kills and three blocks, and Madi Faes ran the offense with 17 set assists, four digs, two aces, and a kill.

SAEGERTOWN 3, MERCER 0

SAEGERTOWN, Pa. – Brywn McLaughlin and Lindsey Greco led Saegertown to a 3-0 (25-11, 25-4, 25-19) win over visiting Mercer.

McLaughlin had a match-best 11 kills, while Greco ran the Panthers’ offense with 24 set assists and added seven digs.

Alyssa Arblaster chipped in five kills and eight digs, and Hailee Greger had four kills.

Maddie Daris had eight digs for Mercer with Jillian Mount running the offense for the Mustangs with eight set assists.

COUDERSPORT 3, AUSTIN 0

COUDERSPORT, Pa. – Paced by 16 kills from Sierra Myers, Coudersport picked up a 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-23) home sweep of Austin.

Myers added three aces and two digs, while Emilee Ruter had 37 digs.

Emily Eckert ran the offense for the Lady Falcons with 29 set assists and added 11 digs, two aces, and a kill.

Jade Williams had an 11-kill, 10-dig double-double for Austin with Ella Brewer chipping in 31 digs.

           

Marah Fowler ran the offense for the Lady Panthers with 25 set assists and also had three blocks and two kills.

MEADVILLE 3, ERIE 0

ERIE, Pa. – Another big night from Emma Parks helped Meadville knock off Erie, 3-0 (25-9, 25-17, 25-17) on the road.

Parks recorded 24 kills and 11 digs in the win, while Aubrey Decker also had five kills and Kendall Mealy 13 digs for the Bulldogs.

Also reaching double digits in digs for Meadville was Chae Kennedy with 10, and Elliott Schleicher ran the offense with 28 set assists while serving five aces.

DUBOIS CENTRAL CATHOLIC 3, BROCKWAY 1

DUBOIS, Pa. – DuBois Central Catholic beat visiting Brockway, 3-1 (25-18, 25-20, 13-25, 25-17)

Savannah Ross had 17 set assists, four digs, two aces, and two kills for Brockway with Lauren Rendos recording 11 kills and eight digs and Stephanie Stage nine kills. Sophia Schmader also had four kills and five digs with Samantha Barber adding seven digs and Teehya Shaw six blocks. Kali Powell paced the Lady Rovers’ defense with 26 digs and served seven aces to go with three set assists.

Powell’s digs included her 500th career dig.

DCC stats weren’t available.

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FORT LEBOEUF 3, NORTHWESTERN 0

WATERFORD, Pa. – Kayleigh Anderson had 14 kills, two digs, an ace, and a block to help Fort LeBoeuf to a 3-0 (25-12, 25-16, 25-15) win over visiting Northwestern.

Katelynn Olmstead added nine kills in the win with Becky Whitman chipping in eight digs.

Mackenzie Galdon ran the offense for the Bison with 24 set assists.

OSWAYO VALLEY 3, BRADFORD 0

SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa. – Thanks to 15 kills, seven digs, three aces, a block, and a set assist from Avaree Kellert, Oswayo Valley defended home court with a 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-12) win over Bradford.

Praylan Perkins added nine kills, 13 digs, and four aces for the Green Wave who also got eight kills, nine digs, six aces, three blocks, and a set assist from Olivia Cook.

Trinity Lundy ran the Oswayo Valley offense with 34 set assists and also added four aces and two kills.

Lydia Sarnoski had four kills for Bradford with Maddie Dougherty adding four digs and Kalie Dixon four set assists.

REYNOLDS 3, FRANKLIN 0

FRANKLIN, Pa. – Reynolds topped Franklin, 3-0 (25-20, 25-16, 25-16) on the road behind seven kills, seven digs, and an ace from Rylee Gearhart.

Also for the Raiders, Marissa Hillyer had seven digs and three kills, and Annie Loposky chipped in 11 set assists and two kills.

Sydni Hoobler had five kills for Franklin while Gabby LaJeunesse added 14 digs and Sydney May 18 set assists.

REDBANK VALLEY 3, KARNS CITY 0

NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Alivia Huffman just missed a double-double with nine kills and nine digs to help Redbank Valley to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-15) home win over Karns City.

Izzy Bond added five kills for the Lady Bulldogs who also got 11 digs from Caylen Rearick and five aces and three kills from Taylor Ripple.

Mylee Harmon ran the Redbank Valley offense with 13 set assists.

Ava Fox had six kills, 11 digs, two aces, and a block for Karns City with Rosalie Carden adding 10 digs, eight set assists, and two kills.

Also for the Lady Gremlins, Jessica Dunn had three kills, two aces, a dig, and a set assist, Kendall Ritzert provided three set assists, six digs, a kill, and an ace, and Nicole Taylor had six digs.

JAMESTOWN 3, KENNEDY CATHOLIC 1

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Madilyn Enterline had 10 kills and 19 digs to lift visiting Jamestown to a 3-1 (25-19, 16-25, 25-13, 25-22) win over Kennedy Catholic.

Hannah Hart also had 10 kills while picking up two digs for the Muskies while Morgan Bercis chipped in six kills, two blocks, and 12 digs.

Taylor Keener ran the offense for Jamestown with 29 set assists and added three kills, four digs, and a block. Madison Bercis also had two kills and nine digs, and Hayley Wood eight digs.

CLARION 3, UNION 0

CLARION, Pa. – Aryanna Girvan recorded 10 kills and four digs to help lift homestanding Clarion to a 3-0 (25-10, 25-8, 25-10) win over Union.

Hadlee Campbell and Adia Needham each added six kills for the Lady Cats with Campbell also recording three digs. Taylor Alston added four kills, four digs, and two blocks.

Grace Ochs ran the Clarion offense with 28 set assists while serving four aces.

REYNOLDS 3, FRANKLIN 0

FRANKLIN, Pa. – Reynolds topped Franklin, 3-0 (25-20, 25-16, 25-16) on the road behind seven kills, seven digs, and an ace from Rylee Gearhart.

Also for the Raiders, Marissa Hillyer had seven digs and three kills, and Annie Loposky chipped in 11 set assists and two kills.

Sydni Hoobler had five kills for Franklin while Gabby LaJeunesse added 14 digs and Sydney May 18 set assists.

ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC 3, RIDGWAY 0

ST. MARYS, Pa. – Tori Newton led a balanced Elk County Catholic offensive effort with 10 kills, as the Lady Crusaders swept past visiting Ridgway, 3-0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-15).

Reagan Bauer added seven kills and three aces and Lucy Klawuhn five kills and five aces for ECC. Gabby Weisner contributed on defense with three aces.

SHARPSVILLE 3, OIL CITY 0

OIL CITY, Pa. – Chasie Fry had 15 kills, 12 digs, and eight aces to help Sharpsville to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-5, 25-11) road win over Oil City.

Bella Ritenour added 12 kills, seven digs, and five blocks for Sharpsville while Ryleigh Fry ran the offense with 27 set assists.

PORT ALLEGANY 3, GALETON 0

PORT ALLEGANY, Pa. – Madeline Smith had eight kills and three aces to help Port Allegany to a 3-0 (25-22, 25-15, 25-22) win over visiting Galeton.

Ella Moses added six kills and two blocks and Amber Funk 12 digs and three aces for the Lady Gators.

Leigha Nelson ran the offense for Port Allegany with 19 set assists.

Alli Macensky and Olivia Rohrbaugh each had six kills for Galeton with Macensky adding three blocks and a dig and Rohrbaugh nine digs, four aces, and a block.

Also for the Lady Tigers, Johanna Dickerson had 10 set assists, three blocks, two kills, two digs, and two aces, Eve Cole added two kills, seven digs, and three aces, Addy Reigle also had seven digs as did Macy Crowell who also chipped in seven set assists and two kills.

CRANBERRY 3, NORTH CLARION 0

FRILLS CORNERS, Pa. – Ayanna Ferringer had 14 kills and four blocks to help pace a 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-16) road win for Cranberry over North Clarion.

Mackenzie Karnes added four kills, 10 digs, and six blocks for the BErries, while Ashlynn Collins ran the offense with 16 set assists.

Kyler Freeman led North Clarion with 13 kills and five digs. Alexa Carll added seven kills and four blocks, and Kylie Disney chipped in 18 digs.

Ainsley Hartle ran the offense for the She-Wolves with 20 set assists.

NORTHERN POTTER 3, CAMERON COUNTY 1

ULYSSES, Pa. – Behind nine kills, 26 digs, and a block from Rebecca Martin, Northern Potter came away with a 3-1 (25-18, 23-25, 25-18, 27-25) home win over Cameron County.

Haylee Chapman added four kills, four aces, and 27 digs for the Lady Panthers with Sarah Risser chipping in four kills, 14 digs, and two aces.

Reagan Slawson ran the offense for Northern Potter with 10 set assists and added three kills and 14 digs.

Aubree Lorenzo had a match-best 15 kills for Cameron County with Hailey McAulay adding five aces and nine set assists and Kendall Richards 17 set assists.

KEYSTONE 3, A-C VALLEY 0

FOXBURG, Pa. – Strong performances from Leah Exley and Natalie Bowser helped Keystone to a 3-0 (25-23, 25-23, 25-14) win at A-C Valley.

Exley had nine kills, 11 digs, and four aces with Bowser adding nine kills, three aces, and a team-high 14 set assists.

Kennedy Kaye and Cameron Peters paced the defense for the Lady Panthers combining for 28 digs including 16 from Kaye and 12 from Peters.

Lexi Ruckdeschel led A-C Valley with 10 kills and 10 digs. Mackenzie Parks added five kills and 16 digs, Bella Ielase had three kills and 10 digs, and Jenna Stefannaci ran the offense with 15 set assists.

CLARION-LIMESTONE 3, MONITEAU 2

STRATTANVILLE, Pa. – Alyssa Wiant had 10 kills and four aces to help Clarion-Limestone to a 3-2 (21-25, 26-24, 27-25, 16-25, 15-8) win over visiting Moniteau.

Abby Knapp added 18 digs for the Lady Lions, while Kaylee Smith ran the offense with 28 set assists.

KANE 3, JOHNSONBURG 1

JOHNSONBURG, Pa. – Mackenzie Blankenship led a balanced effort by Kane with eight kills and three blocks, as the visiting Lady Wolves knocked off Johnsonburg, 3-1 (27-29, 25-19, 25-19, 28-26).

Mia Anderson added seven kills and three blocks and Cora Jekielek and Maya Smith each had six kills in the victory.

Jekielek (22 digs), Smith (21 digs) and Myka Costanzo (26 digs) led the defense for Kane.

Jayna Johnson ran the Kane offense with 22 set assists while adding two aces and a block.

Alaina Sherry had 26 kills, 18 digs, two set assists, and two aces for Johnsonburg with Julia Jones adding 14 digs, three kills, and two aces and Annasophia Stauffer nine kills, 13 digs, and a block.

Also for the Ramettes, Ella Lindberg had 12 kills, 20 digs, and an ace, Maria Casilio chipped in 16 digs, and Marlee Cherry had three kills and three blocks.

Abby King ran the offense for Johnsonburg with 40 set assists and added five digs and two aces.

GROVE CITY 3, CATHEDRAL PREP 2

ERIE, Pa. – Visiting Grove City held off a rally from Cathedral Prep to down the Ramblers, 3-2 (25-15, 27-25, 15-25, 22-25, 15-9).

Abby Berry had 17 kills, 14 set assists, 11 digs, and 11 blocks for Grove City with Kylie Mahaffey adding six kills and six blocks and Delaney Callahan chipped in five kills and five blocks.

Jaya Persinger also had 14 set assists for the Eagles with Brooke Hovis adding 13 digs and six aces.

Nikole McLallen and Kaylin Laird each had 10 kills for Prep with Olivia Hutchinson adding five kills.

Hailey Sliker paced the Ramblers on defense with 22 digs, and Cecelia Campbell ran the CP offense with 25 set assists while also serving six aces and coming up with 10 digs.

LAKEVIEW 3, ROCKY GROVE 0

STONEBORO, Pa. – Lakeview picked up a 3-0 (25-17, 25-9, 25-15) home win over Rocky Grove.

Delana Pyle had five digs for Rocky Grove with Courtney Clark adding four digs and two kills and Kaidlynn Burger four digs. Paige Credsell also had two kills and three aces for the Orioles.

Lakeview stats weren’t available.

GLENDALE 3, CURWENSVILLE 0

CURWENSVILLE, Pa. – Despite six digs, two kills, and an ace from Jorja Fleming, Curwensville was swept at home, 3-0 (25-19, 25-12, 25-7), by Glendale.

Lizzy Palmer added two digs, two kills, and an ace for the Lady Tide, while Savannah Carfley had six set assists and Ava Olosku two kills, a block, a dig, and an ace.

GREENVILLE 3, SHARON 0

SHARON, Pa. – Visiting Greenville swept Sharon, 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-22).

Victorya Byler had seven kills, Cameryn Krececk nine digs, Jamoria Crumby eight set assists, and Kyle Weirick seven assists for Sharon.

Greenville stats weren’t available.

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