Southern serves up a victory

LISBON — Southern knocked off Lisbon 25-21, 25-19, 25-21 on Thursday in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference action.

Erin Boyle had 14 points and six digs for the Indians, 6-1, 5-1. Alexis Rhodes had 10 points, Riley Felton 14 kills and five blocks, Hannah Hayes 22 assists and four kills, Maddie Paxson six kills and Kyleigh Ketchum eight assists.

For Lisbon, Corinne Freeman 10 kills and 10 blocks and Maddie Liberati nine kills and five blocks.

The Blue Devils are 6-3 and 4-2 EBC.

Lisbon won the junior varsity match, 25-14, 25-8. Taylor Deland led the Blue Devils with 11 points. Delainey Mellott had four points for the Indians.

Southern hosts Buckeye Local on Monday, while Lisbon travels to Wellsville on Tuesday.

Beaver 3, Buckeye 0

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local swept Buckeye Local, 25-14, 25-4, 25-11, Thursday.

For the Beavers, Morgan Bouscher had six kills; Hannah Call seven aces; Karlee Furman five kills and five assists; Grace Hill four kills; Elaina Howell six aces and 11 assists; Madison Kendall ‘3 assists; Madison Smith nine kills; Brooke Talbot had five kills; and Heavyn Wolski three aces and two kills.

The Beavers will play at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Dig Pink game at Franciscan University.

Beaver Local also won the junior varsity match, 25-16, 25-12, as Brooke Talbot had six aces, five kills and 12 assists and Emma Roberts had four aces and four kills.

In the freshman match, Beaver Local won 25-9, 25-7. Leading the way for the Beavers were Elizabeth Kolkowski and Hannah Kelly.

Wellsville 3,

East Palestine 1

EAST PALESTINE — Wellsville remained unbeaten in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference by tallying past East Palestine, 19-25, 25-11, 25-10, 25-10, Thursday.

The Tigers are 7-1 overall and 6-0 in league play, while the Bulldogs even their mark at 5-5 and 3-3.

For the Tigers, Kiki Perry posted 21 kills and four blocks. Regan Pierson added 41 assists and Kinley Martin had 12 kills. Delaney Cochran chipped in 10 kills and four aces. Jenna McNicol had 23 digs.

For the Bulldogs, Mady Pickett had three aces and 20 assists, Madee Foster nine points and seven kills and Emily Berger seven kills.

East Palestine won the junior varsity match, 29-27, 23-25, 26-24. For the Tigers, Kate Exline had 11 kills and Paige Green had five aces and 13 assists.

Wellsville hosts Heartland on Monday.