Volleyball: Highland nabs Blue title; Cardington, Northmor also earn wins


By ROB HAMILTON

MCSSports@civitasmedia.com

Highland would then earn their third straight Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Blue Division title on Thursday with a 25-22, 25-19, 25-19 win at Centerburg.

Elora Stiltner finished with seven kills and five blocks, while Ashton Terrill added six kills, 13 digs and four aces. Kelsey Walters and Brogin Denman both had five kills and Bailey Santo added four. Also, both Taylor Belcher and Marlese Ferguson picked up 13 assists.

Cardington Pirates

Cardington topped Mount Gilead in volleyball Thursday by scores of 25-19, 24-26, 25-16 and 25-15.

The Pirates got 16 kills from Samantha Brininger, while Gracie Rees added 10 kills and Olivia Jones added seven more. Also, Rylie Partlow tallied 26 digs and Marissa Hall picked up 29 assists.

Northmor Knights

Northmor got back on the winning track Thursday with a 25-13, 21-25, 25-16, 25-12 win over East Knox to improve to 12-6 overall and 8-4 in league play.

Jordyn Zoll finished with 22 assists, one ace, 18 digs and four kills; while Erica McElvain had 11 assists and both Kelsie Fike and Mikayla Briggs tallied one block. Briggs also had eight kills, while Fike added three.

Lindsey Wiseman added two aces and 16 digs, while Anna Donner had two aces and 12 digs and Karlee Carroll finished with three aces, 20 digs and nine kills. Also, Hope Miracle added four kills and Rayanna Loyer had three.

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