Oct. 31 District 9 Volleyball District 9 Class 1A quarterfinal recaps.
A-C VALLEY 3, NORTH CLARION 0
FOXBURG, Pa. – Behind 17 kills from Josey Terwilliger, top-seeded A-C Valley moved into the semifinals with a 3-0 (25-11, 25-9, 25-22) victory over eighth-seeded North Clarion in Foxburg.
Kylie Eaton and Olivia Boocks each added 11 kills for the unbeaten Lady Falcons, who will host fifth-seeded Coudersport in the semifinals at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
Terwilliger added seven digs and two blocks in the win with Eaton chipping in nine digs and two blocks and Boocks 11 digs.
Syd Rankin had a team-best 21 set assists while adding seven digs and two aces, Kaylie Merwin had 12 set assists and Emily Wetzel added 11 set assists and 11 digs.
Tori Obenrader paced North Clarion 12 kills, five blocks and four digs with Gena Caldwell adding five kills and Paige Sherbine 17 set assists.
OTTO-ELDRED 3, CRANBERRY 0
DUKE CENTER, Pa. – Strong offensive matches from Camryn Thomas, Allison Cousins and Alyssa Shelander helped second-seeded Otto-Eldred cruise to a 3-0 (25-8, 25-18, 25-11) win over visiting Cranberry, the seventh seed.
Thomas had a team-best 10 kills to go with four blocks and three aces and Cousins and Shelander each added eight kills with Cousins contributing 11 digs and an ace and Shelander three aces.
Emily Smith ran the attack for the unbeaten Lady Terrors, who host third-seeded Clarion in the semifinals at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, with 27 set assists while adding two kills, two blocks and an ace.
Lauren Conkle had six kills and two blocks for Cranberry, Malliah Schreck added five kills and Erin Merryman had 14 set assists and a dig.
CLARION 3, JOHNSONBURG 1
CLARION, Pa. – Third-seeded Clarion shook off a slow start to beat visiting Johnsonburg, the sixth seed, 3-1 (18-25, 25-12, 25-12, 25-17).
Maya Thornton led the Lady Cats, who travel to Otto-Eldred for a 6:30 p.m. semifinal match Thursday, with 14 kills and nine digs, while Kate Constantino gave Clarion a spark starting in the second set and finished with 10 kills and nine digs.
Maddie Schill chipped in six kills, three digs and two blocks, Hailey Sintobin had two kills and five blocks and Alexis Constantino 18 digs. Brenna Campbell ran the offense with 30 set assists and added five digs.
Sintobin talked about the win
Skylar Sherry led Johnsonburg with nine kills and 14 digs, Brianna Quiggle added seven kills, three aces and 18 digs with Jensen Furlong and Lindsey Kocjancic each coming away with seven kills. Rylee Casilio ran the offense with 18 set assists and Haylee Cherry had 15 digs to pace the Ramettes defense.
COUDERSPORT 3, RIDGWAY 1
RIDGWAY, Pa. – Defending District 9 Class 1A champion Coudersport, the fifth-seed, knocked off fourth-seeded Ridgway, 3-1 (25-14, 22-25, 25-17, 25-18), in Ridgway.
Adrian Page and EmmaRae Easton combined for 19 kills to lead the Lady Falcons offense with Page getting 10 kills and Easton nine.
Page added 28 digs with Easton adding 11 digs and two blocks. Haley Keck ran the offense with 35 set assists and added 10 digs and three kills. Joplin Osgood paced the defense with 41 digs and Shaelyn Black added 19 digs, four blocks and five kills.
Emily Fullem had 11 kills to pace Ridgway with Tonimarie Della adding 10 kills.
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