EAST LIVERPOOL - The Potters toppled the improved Wildcats.
The East Liverpool volleyball team defeated Struthers in three games, 25-21, 25-18, 25-15, Tuesday at Potter Fieldhouse.
With the win, the Potters are now 2-0 on the season.
East Liverpool’s Jordyn?Adkins sets the ball as teammate Caitlyn Davis looks on against Struthers Tuesday night at Potter Fieldhouse. (Photo courtesy Jimmy Joe Savage)
The loss drops the Wildcats to 0-2.
"That is a much-improved Struthers team," East Liverpool head coach Bob Shansky said.
Individually for the Potters, Taylar Jordan recorded 13 points, 19 sets six assists, 26 spikes, 11 kills and five tip kills, Jordyn Adkins added six point, 56 sets, 21 assists and two kills and Morgan Campbell collected 16 spikes and 11 kills. Also, Kylie Golden tallied eight points, and Jordan Chupa contributed seven points and two kills.
"It was another good night," Shansky said. "Teams are playing us tough. This team had some nice outside hitters. We were just able to pull through.
"Our experience is a little more. Our seniors are leading us on the floor. We made the right adjustments. They played hard.
"Struthers is a much-improved team from when we played them a few years ago. They definitely came at us.
"I am pleased to be 2-0. We have got a big OVAC matchup tomorrow night."
Struthers won the JV match, 14-25, 25-14, 25-23.
Individually for East Liverpool (0-2), Sierra Voorhees scored 15 points to go along with six aces and five assists, Sierra Nichols tallied eight points and four kills and Elise Smith finished with four block kills.
East Liverpool plays at 5 p.m. tonight at Indian Creek.
United d. East Palestine, 25-22, 25-20, 25-23
EAST PLAESTINE - The Golden Eagles soared over the Bulldogs.
The United volleyball team defeated East Palestine in three games, 25-22, 25-20, 25-23, Tuesday on the road.
Individually for the Bulldogs (1-3, 0-1), Megan Brown scored six points, Karly Pence produced six points and 24 digs and Carley Sansenbaugher recorded 11 blocks, 10 kills and 20 digs.
Individually for the Golden Eagles (2-1, 1-0), Courtney Hydrick collected 15 kills, Mackenzie Firth tallied 33 assists and Emily Zehentabuer recorded 18 digs.
United won the JV?match, 25-10, 27-25.
For East Palestine (0-1), Carson?Rutledge tallied 12 points and six aces, and Jessica Leake scored seven points to go along with four aces.
For United, Megan Smith tallied four aces,
Edison d. Bellaire, 25-14, 25-17, 25-18
RICHMOND - The Wildcats toppled the Big Reds.
The Edison volleyball team opened the season with a 25-14, 25-17, 25-18, victory Monday over visiting Bellaire.
Individually for the Wildcats (1-0), Kylie Smith tallied 11 points, three aces and one kill, Katie Davidson delivered seven points, two aces, four kills and 12 assists and Hannah Johns scored five points to go along with two aces, three kills and two digs.
Also for Edison, Katelyn Pollock collected five kills and three blocks, Caitlin Brensthul contributed 10 points, three kills and 10 assists and Alexis Gill produced three kills and six blocks.
Finally, Cassady Jarvis ended up with three points, five kills and six blocks.
Edison's next match is at 5 p.m. Thursday at Union Local.
Wellsville d. Western Reserve, 22-25, 25-6, 25-17, 25-18
WELLSVILLE - The Tigers won the final three games to defeat the Blue Devils.
The Wellsville volleyball team opened the season with a 22-25, 25-6, 25-17, 25-18 win Tuesday over visiting Western Reserve.
Individually for th Tigers (1-0, 1-0), Shany Hamilton tallied three aces and 33 assists, Malyea Fultz finished with 11 kills and Sarah Skinner recorded 10 kills and two blocks.
Also for Wellsville, McKenna Piersoncollected five kills and six assists, Jayla Martin chipped in with two aces and 11 kills and Brittany?Clendenning delivered four kills and three blocks.
Finally, Angelica scarabino added 16 digs.
Western Reserve won the JV?match, 25-23, 23-25, 25-22.
Individually for Wellsville (0-1), Mystic Beatty tallied 19 assists, Kallee'?Powell produced 11 kills and Rachel Drysdale recorded seven kills.
Wellsville plays at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Southern Local.
Blue Devils split with Indians
LISBON - The Lisbon and Southern Local Junior High volleyball teams split Monday at Lisbon.
The Blue Devils won the 7th grade match, 25-23, 25-15.
Individually for Lisbon, Kimberlee Wiggers scored 14 points, and Samantha Tinsley tallied seven points.
Individually for Southern, Lizzie Williams scored 12 points, and Abby Walker recorded three points.
The Indians won the 8th grade match, 25-17, 25-16.
Individually for the Indians, Brittany Clark and Wynona Boyd each delivered eight points.
Karlee Pezzano contributed five points for the Blue Devils.
Southern plays Tuesday at East Palestine.