Lady ’Cats rally past Blue Ridge
Western Wayne rebounded from a two-set deficit to top Blue Ridge, 3-2, eking out a 15-13 win in the final game in a Lackawanna League girls volleyball match Thursday.
Kaeli Romanowski paced the winners with 21 assists, and added six kills, three blocks and three aces. Kathy Shephard recorded 10 kills, Skylar Long had eight kills and Rachel Hoch notched five aces.
Hunter Heeman put away 11 kills for Blue Ridge to go with seven aces. Brianna Post chipped in with nine kills, 16 digs and four aces, and Lydia Andusko made 26 digs. Western Wayne (2-1) 24 22 25 25 15 Blue Ridge (1-2) 26 25 22 15 13
JV: BR, 2-0.
Dunmore 3, Susquehanna 0
At Dunmore, Elisa Delfino had 17 points and seven kills and Jaclyn Marichak had 16 points and five digs to lead the Lady Bucks.
Sophia Pacewicz had six digs for Dunmore, Ana Pacewicz had seven assists and Jenna Cruser had seven points.
Bethany Burns had five blocks for Susquehanna and Megan Kiernan had 12 digs. Susquehanna (1-3) 9312 Dunmore (3-1) 25 25 25
JV: DUN, 2-0.
North Pocono 3, Elk Lake 0
At Elk Lake, Sam Zaic had eight kills and Elizabeth Schieber had 17 assists to lead North Pocono.
Emma Monson had seven kills for the Lady Trojans and Kendra Jordan had six digs.
Olivia Voll had two kills, three assists and three aces for Elk Lake, Amanda Voll had two kills and two digs and Lily Decker had three digs and four aces. North Pocono (4-0) 25 25 25 Elk Lake (0-4) 21 822
JV: NP, 2-0.
Lackawanna 3, Mountain View 0 At Lackawanna Trail, Madeline Toth had four kills and Abby Wilson had 30 assists to lead the Lady Lions.
Ashton Mecca had seven aces for the winners and Nadia Toth had two kills.
Delaney Hollenbeck had six assists for Mountain View. Mountain View (2-2) 15 21 10 Lackawanna Trail (2-1) 25 25 25
JV: LT, 2-0.
Delaware Valley 3, Pittston Area 0 At Delaware Valley, Brooke Acoveno had 21 points and 13 kills and Kelly Volavka had 15 points and 28 assists to lead the Lady Warriors to a Wyoming Valley Conference win. Pittston Area (4-3) 61919 Delaware Valley (3-1) 25 25 25
JV: DV, 2-0.
Gisele Falzone and Caitlin Bestricky won their singles matches in straight sets to lead Holy Cross to a 4-1 win over Delaware Valley in a Lackawanna League match.
Viktoria Sioreti won at No. 2 singles for Delaware Valley.
At Mcdade Park, Karissa Ghigiarelli, Madeline Defaberschumacher and Bella Aniska won their singles matches in straight sets to lead Riverside to a 4-1 win over Valley View. Natalie Sweeney-gia Mazza won at No. 2 doubles for Valley View.
At Scranton, Megan Mcdonald, Camilla Rinaldi and Carly Habeeb won their singles matches in straight sets to lead Scranton Prep to a 5-0 win.
At Wallenpaupack, Erika Badner
Holy Cross 4, Delaware Valley 1
Singles: Gisele Falzone (HC) over Rose Lombardo, 6-0, 6-1; Viktoria Sioreti (DV) over Caroline Shaffern, 7-5, 6-1; Caitlin Bestricky (HC) over Madison Strickler, 6-3, 6-3.
Doubles: Erin Mcgee-christina Monroe (HC) over Anna Bailor-sierra Hartmann, 6-2, 6-4; Kaci Kranson-maddy Kranson (HC) over Ariella Wilmot-mikayla Cartwright, 6-2, 7-5.
Records: HC 7-3, DV 5-4.
Riverside 4, Valley View 1
Singles: Karissa Ghigiarelli (RIV) over Gianna Snell, 6-0, 6-0; Madeline Defaberschumacher (RIV) over Taralyn Reilly, 6-0, 6-0; Bella Aniska (RIV) over Grace Lennox, 6-1, 6-0.
Doubles: Emily Taylor-alese Karpinski (RIV) over Carli Bossick-emma Giovagnoli, 6-1, 6-1; Natalie Sweeney-gia Mazza (VV) over Maddie Perfilio-paige Olanovich, 6-2, 7-6 (3).
Records: RIV 8-2, VV 6-4.
Scranton Prep 5, Scranton 0
Singles: Megan Mcdonald over Theresa Huffman, 6-0, 6-0; Camilla Rinaldi over Maia Philbin, 6-2, 6-1; Carly Habeeb over Julia Bergman, 6-0, 6-0.
Doubles: Claire Kelly-sarah Aubrey over Vrunda Patel-chloe Neureuter, 6-4, 6-1; Willa Farrell-leelah Farrell over Agnacia Angshaskin Wibowo, 6-0, 6-1.
Records: SP 10-0, SCR 3-7.
Wallenpaupack 4, Western Wayne 1
Singles: Rachel Tuman (WW) over Abigail Schroder, 4-6, 7-5, 10-7; Erika Badner (WAL) over Ava Compton, 6-4, 6-2; Rebecca Husson (WAL) over Anya Rusnak, 6-1, 6-2.
Doubles: Liz Lewis-lili Elgayar (WAL) over Stevie Wilkinson-ella Dorren, 6-1, 6-1; Sara Katz-cathy Slate (WAL) over Alyson Buchinski-mckenzie Laity, 6-0, 6-0.
Records: WAL 5-6, WW 0-10.
Mid Valley 5, Dunmore 0
Singles: Katie Glinsky over Katie Mckitish, 6-0, 6-2; Caroline Blank over Ally Mcneff, 6-2, 6-1; Katrina Ricci over Gergana Petkova, 6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (6).
Doubles: Abby Merrifield-sydney Kausmeyer over Tori Griffiths-bella Zeller, 6-0, 6-1; Lucy Lennox-gianna Magliocchi over Kristine Fagioli-hannah Albano, 7-6 (9).
Records: MV 3-7, DUN 0-10.
Montrose 3, Honesdale 2
Singles: Mia Perry (MON) over Hannah Merrith, 6-2, 6-3; Jocelyn Denoie (HON) over Emily Birchard, 7-6 (2), 6-4; Mae Adams (MON) over Natalie Mozga, 6-4, 6-1.
Doubles: Annabel Adams-olivia Aukema (MON) over Mandy Grossman-alexis Pinto, 6-2, 7-5; Rory Decker-kayla Kuta (HON) over Bridget Bendock-hayley Packer, 7-5, 7-0.
Records: MON 2-8, HON 2-8.
Boys cross country
Holy Cross swept the top three spots to earn a 17-46 win over Dunmore in a Lackawanna League Division III meet.
Kevin Jumper was first overall for the Crusaders, Thomas Lee was second and Jack Allardyce was third. Joseph Cardillo was fourth for Dunmore.
Holy Cross 17, Dunmore 46 Kevin Jumper (HC) 16:34 on 3.1-mile course at Dunmore, Thomas Lee (HC) 17:35, Jack Allardyce (HC) 18:10, Joseph Cardillo (DUN) 18:18, Doug Walsh (HC) 18:55, Corey Scochin (HC) 19:03, Spencer Decker (HC) 19:09, Luke Healey (HC) 19:41, Matthew Behler (DUN) 20:50, William Roever (HC) 21:02.
Records: HC 3-0, DUN 1-2.
Girls cross country
Kaitlyn Farrell finished first overall to lead Holy Cross to a 19-41 win over Dunmore in a Lackawanna League Division III meet.
Madeline Healey was second for Dunmore.
Holy Cross 19, Dunmore 41 Kaitlyn Farrell (HC) 21:43 on 3.1-mile course at Dunmore, Madeline Healey (DUN) 23:55, Abby Thompson (HC) 24:20, Eva Carachilo (HC) 25:37, Journey Horeis (HC) 27:09, Kayleigh Farrell (HC) 28:30, Hannah Murphy (DUN) 28:39, Gracie Ealo (HC) 29:06, Isabella Aydin (DUN) 29:10, Mia Lameo (HC) 34:14.
Records: HC 2-1, DUN 0-3.