Western Reserve bounces back with win over South Range

BERLIN CENTER-The Western Reserve volleyball team bounced back from a first set loss and defeated South Range 20-25, 25-23, 26-24, 25-17 Tuesday.

Aleah Hughes was the standout for the Blue Devils (2-0) with 27 kills and 16 digs, while Marissa Phipps had seven points and 29 assists and Rachel Maslach had five aces, 20 assists and eight digs. Kalina Wisniewski chipped in seven blocks.

For the Raiders (2-1), Codi Taylor had five points, 11 kills and eight digs, Madison Jullerat had 27 assists and Jordan Youngs had nine points and 16 digs

The Raiders travel to Mooney on Thursday.

Heartland 2, Crestview 1

COLUMBIANA-The Heartland volleyball team defeated Crestview 17-25, 25-19, 25-18 Tuesday.

Bonnie Flynn led the Lions (2-1) with 14 points, eight kills and 20 digs, while Kristen Osborn had 25 kills, two aces and nine digs.

Bri Cope led the Rebels (0-1) with 39 assists, 13 digs and four aces.

Crestview won the jayvee game 25-8, 25-6.

The Rebels host Columbiana on Thursday.

Mineral Ridge 3,

East Palestine 0

EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine volleyball team started its season on the downside Tuesday as Mineral Ridge knocked off the Bulldogs 25-12, 25-16, 25-15.

The Rams (1-0) were led by Breanna Miller with 21 assists, six kills, two blocks and five digs, along with Peyton Allen with 15 kills, 11 digs and one block and Alyssa Harkins with eight kills, two digs and a block.

For the Bulldogs (0-1), Jesssica Leake had three kills and four blocks, while Sadie Walker had five points.

The Bulldogs won the junior varsity game 25-8, 25-15, and were led by Marlaina Frye with 17 points and Jenn Rhodes with nine points.

The Bulldogs travel to Salem on Thursday.

Columbiana 3, Youngstown Christian 0

COLUMBIANA – Columbiana had little trouble with Youngstown Christian Tuesday as the Clippers picked up the win 25-5, 25-11, 25-11.

For the Clippers (2-0), Shayla Ray had 14 kills, three points, two aces and two digs, followed by Lauren Schlueter with 16 points, 11 assists, 10 digs and eight aces. Hannah Hum also had five points, three aces and 12 digs, and Haley Tohmm had two points, six aces and three digs.

Youngstown Christian drop to 1-3 this season.

The Clippers also won 25-10, 25-7 in the junior varsity game. Alexis Cross had three kills and six aces, while Lexi Wilks had 10 digs.

The Clippers travel to Crestview on Thursday.