two thousand twenty
Subscribe to Wayne County Life RSS post feed
Subscribe to Wayne County Life RSS comment feed
Subscribe to Wayne County Life by email
Wayne County Life on Facebook

   WAYNE COUNTY (Oct 30 10) – The Newark, Lyons and Clyde-Savannah volleyball teams made it through their first rounds of competition in the Section V championships to advance to the semifinal rounds in their classes; Marion won its play-in game, and took second-seeded Geneseo to the limit but lost in the Class DD quarterfinals.

   The Black Knights of Marion, the seventh seed in Class DD, opened competition against 10th-seeded Pavillion in the play-in round for the field of eight on Wednesday night, getting a 3-0 win (25-12, 25-17, 25-17). On Friday, against second-seeded Geneseo, the Knights won the first game, dropped the next two, won the fourth and took the rubber match to extra points, finally losing 3-2 (25-23, 10-25, 13-25, 25-21, 25-27). Marion’s season ends.
   Clyde-Savannah, the third seed in Class DD, needed four games to subdue sixth-seeded Fillmore, 3-1 (25-14, 25-17, 21-25, 25-17) on Friday night and will meet Geneseo on Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the class semifinals.
   Newark’s sixth-seeded Lady Reds opened their sectionals journey with a mild upset win over third-seeded Dr. Freddie Thomas on Friday night, 3-0 (25-12, 25-17, 25-16), in Class BB action.
   Lindsey McEvoy had four kills for Newark, Christina Denniston had six aces, and Maria Croft added four aces and four assists. The Reds have a semifinals date with second-seeded Franklin on Tuesday at 5 p.m., at Wayne Central. 
   Top-seeded Lyons got a good opening-round test from ninth-seeded Cal-Mum on Friday night in quarterfinals Class DDD play. The Lions had a first-round bye, while Cal-Mum had to get past eighth-ranked Perry in a play-in game Wednesday.
   Lyons got a 3-1 win (25-16, 25-18, 20-25, 25-20), and will play fourth-seeded Avon Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in a semifinal contest. The Lions will also get a good look at Avon's Katie Sattora, who leads Section V small schools in kills.


You can make a comment, or trackback from your own site.


Post a Comment

Most Viewed - Last 30 days

Going Green

Church Life