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October 14, 2012

HIGH SCHOOL FALL SPORTS: GC girl netters earn D-10 berth

MERCER COUNTY AREA — Grove City High girls’ tennis team captured the District 10 Region 1 championship Wednesday afternoon via a 3-2 victory over Hickory at New Wilmington.

The Lady Eagles (13-2) ended up sweeping all 3 singles matches, including straight-sets sweeps from Meredith Trent, Abby Casalnova and Reba Duran.

For Hickory (12-3), the doubles duos of Lauren Kizak-Nikki Morgenstern and Rachel Mettee-Lauren McGonigle triumphed.

The teams ended as regular-season region co-champions; however, with Wednesday’s win Grove City will advance to the District 10 Team Championships Oct. 18, Hickory coach Diane Vermeire reported.

Singles: Trent (GC) def. Marissa Works, 6-1, 6-1; Casalnova (GC) def. Allie Newmeyer, 6-4 6-3; Duran (GC) def. Sharon Mettee, 6-2, 6-2. Doubles: Kizak-Morgenstern (H) def. Alexis Delligatti-Stephanie Krofcheck, 6-2, 6-2; R.Mettee-McGonigle (H) def. Maddie Jazwinski-Courtney Corban, 6-3, 6-1.

ä Grove City 5, Greenville 0 — At Grove City, the Lady Eagles improved to 12-2 with the sweep of the Lady Trojans.

Singles: Meredith Trent (GC) def. Jessica Burnett, 6-2, 6-2; Abby Casalnova (GC) def. Casslyn Holder, 7-5, 6-2; Reba Duran (GC) def. Amanda Dawes, 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Alexis Delligatti-Stephanie Krofcheck (GC) def. Kaela Reinhart-Cameron Leary, 6-2, 6-3; Maddie Jazwinski-Courtney Corban (GC) def. Brook Marini-Jessica Fenton, 6-1, 6-2.

VOLLEYBALL

ä Grove City 3, Mercer 0 — At Grove City, the Lady Eagles posted a 25-19, 25-21, 25-19 sweep over the Lady M’s (7-7).

GC: No stats reported. Mercer: Amanda Cameron 7 points, 6 digs; Heather Woods 11 points, 6 assists, 8 digs; Maddie Hessmann 10 points; Lindsey Miller 7 points, 5 kills; Angie Moose 9 assists; Nikki Redmond 13 points, 5 kills; Katie Zellman 10 points, 9 kills.

JV: GC, 23-25, 25-20, 15-12.

ä Lakeview 3, Jamestown 0 — At Jamestown, the visiting Lady Sailors (6-3) coasted to a 25-9, 25-11, 25-20 sweep on the road.

Jamestown: Alexis Goodlin 6 assists; Isabella Greenawalt 7 passes, 5 serving points; MacKenzie Adams, Natalie Foltz 9 passes each. Lakeview: Rachel McKean 9 kills; Tia Ray 8 kills; Lacey Weaver 6 kills; Taylor Reed 15 assists, 16 points (4 aces); Alex Ruediger 10 digs, 15 points (4 aces).

JV: Lakeview, 10-25, 25-19, 15-11.

ä Mercer 3, Sharon 1 —  At Mercer, the host Lady M’s (7-6) prevailed, 25-10, 24-16, 25-16, 25-16.

Mercer: Amanda Cameron 10 points; Anna Conner 8 blocks, 8 kills; Heather Woods 31 points, 8 assists, 6 digs; Maddie Hessman 5 points; Lindsey Miller 13 points, 9 kills; Angie Moose 5 points, 11 assists; Nikki Redmond 21 points, 7 kills; Katie Zellman 6 points, 8 kills; Melissa Shoemaker 10 points, 8 assists. Sharon: No stats reported. JV: Mercer, 26-24, 25-17.

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