SLIPPERY ROCK — A magical run through the PIAA Class A Tournament from the Clarion volleyball came to an end on Tuesday evening.
PUNXSUTAWNEY — The PIAA Class AAA first round matchup between District 9 champ DuBois and District 7 runner-up Montour had the crowd on the edge of their seats on Tuesday evening at Punxsutawney.
KANE — Finding itself in a playoff grinder in its first trip to the postseason in 12 years, the Brookville Lady Raiders volleyball team couldn’t hang on to a late lead and were knocked out in a grueling five-set loss to Kane.
BROCKWAY — The Brockway volleyball team celebrated Senior Night Tuesday against DuBois, but it was the Lady Beavers who were celebrating at night’s end after coming away with a 25-7, 25-14, 25-13 sweep of the Lady Rovers.
BROOKVILLE — Raising money on its annual Dig for a Cure Cancer Awareness Night, the Brookville Lady Raiders volleyball team made short work of visiting Brockway Tuesday night.
DuBOIS — Even with its season-long winning streak over, the DuBois Area High School volleyball team still had a little unfinished business to take care of against visiting DuBois Central Catholic Tuesday.
DuBOIS — The DuBois Central Catholic volleyball team captured its second straight victory Monday, knocking off Moshannon Valley in four sets, 25-18, 24-26, 25-19, 25-19 in the program’s annual Pink Game at the Varischetti Sports Complex.
DuBOIS — The DuBois Central Catholic volleyball team used a strong all-around effort to knock off Brockway in four sets, 29-27, 15-25, 25-17, 25-12 Thursday night to complete a season-sweep of the Lady Rovers.
DuBOIS — The DuBois volleyball team used another strong all-around team effort Tuesday night against Brookville to continue its perfect regular-season run with a sweep of the Lady Raiders, 25-14, 25-15, 25-16.
DuBOIS — After a slow start, the DuBois Central Catholic girls volleyball team appeared poised to capture its fourth win of the season Tuesday night against Union.
BROCKWAY — Tom Petty probably said it best for the Brockway Area High School volleyball team with the line “the waiting is the hardest part.”
DuBOIS — Despite three matches, two on back-to-back days, and the last coming after a rather long road trip, the DuBois Area High School volleyball team just kept chugging along as it wrapped up its week with a three-set, 25-11, 25-7, 25-19, victory over Brockway Thursday.
DuBOIS — If they were looking for the kind of win to make a statement, the DuBois Area High School volleyball team certainly got that with a three-set sweep, 25-23, 25-23, 25-21, over Hollidaysburg Monday.
BROCKWAY — The Brockway volleyball team never really got much going on Monday evening, falling in straight sets to Sheffield, 25-14, 25-9, 25-16, at Brockway High School.
BROCKWAY — Thursday evening’s match for the Elk County Catholic volleyball team against Brockway wasn’t any walk in the park for the Lady Crusaders, even though they did come away with a win in straight sets.
DuBOIS — The DuBois girls volleyball team used a strong night at service line and balanced attack at the net to sweep cross-town foe DuBois Central Catholic, 25-9, 25-11, 25-13.
DuBOIS — While it might not have been the most dominating of three-set sweeps, it was all good for the DuBois Area High School volleyball team as it came out on the right end, notching a 25-21, 25-21, 25-23 victory over Punxsutawney Tuesday.
DuBOIS — The DuBois Central Catholic volleyball program opened the Ted Fitzer era by putting up a valiant effort Thursday night, but ultimately Kane’s big front line proved too much to overcome in a straight-set loss.
BROCKWAY — The Brookville volleyball team looked to be in midseason form on Tuesday evening, even though it was only their first match of the season.
DuBOIS — The DuBois boys volleyball team has been plagued by inconsistent play all season long, and that trend continued Wednesday night as visiting Bishop Guilfoyle swept the Beavers, 25-14, 25-17, 25-18.
DuBOIS — The DuBois boys volleyball team played league newcomer West Shamokin Thursday night, and after needing a little time to adjust to the Wolves height, put together an all-around team effort in a four-set victory, 22-25, 25-18, 25-17, 25-21.
DuBOIS — Led by the serving of Donny Wentz and net play of Andrew Weese, the DuBois boys volleyball won its first regular season match Tuesday night with a convincing sweep of Central, 25-15, 25-9, 25-18.
DuBOIS — While the rains that moved through the greater DuBois area Monday afternoon were fairly heavy at times, it wasn’t until later that there were hints of thunder and lightning.
ST. MARYS — The top-seeded Elk County Catholic volleyball team got on a roll in the first set and never left off the gas as it defeated No. 8 Smethport in a sweep, 25-11, 25-14, 25-21, Thursday evening in the District 9 Class A quarterfinals.
DuBOIS — It wasn’t pretty at times, but the DuBois volleyball team put things together late to pull out a hard-fought, five-set win over a scrappy St. Marys squad Wednesday night in a District Class AAA semifinal match.
BROCKWAY — The Curwensville volleyball team dropped the first set on Thursday evening and found themselves down in both the second and third sets, but rallied in each occassion and took another four set to defeat Brockway, 17-25, 25-23, 26-24, 25-23.
DuBOIS — While the DuBois Area High School volleyball team ended its regular-season schedule on a winning note, it wasn’t quite the way that the Lady Beavers may have hoped it would play out as they needed five sets to get past visiting Warren, 25-23, 27-25, 17-25, 19-25, 15-10, Thursday.
DuBOIS — The Curwensville volleyball team crashed DuBois Central Catholic’s Senior Night on Thursday evening with a sweep of the Lady Cardinals, 25-18, 25-16, 28-26, at the Varischetti Sports Complex.
DuBOIS — While the regular season continues to wind down, it seems that things are still on the upswing for the DuBois Area High School volleyball team as it put another notch on its belt with a three-set, 25-15, 25-20, 25-23, sweep against Central Mountain Thursday.
DuBOIS — Sometimes a special event transcends a sporting event, and that was certainly the case Tuesday evening as the DuBois Central Catholic and DuBois Area volleyball teams came together for a special “Orange Night” game at the Varischetti Sports Complex.
BROCKWAY — Normally a high-powered net attack is they key to winning in volleyball, but that wasn’t case Thursday for Brockway, as the Lady Rovers went with a more soft-shot approach in a sweep of DuBois Central Catholic in the team’s annual Pink Game.
DuBOIS — It was one of those volleyball matches that came down to the wire, but when push came to shove, it was DuBois that shoved harder as it downed Punxsutawney in five sets, 23-25, 25-12, 25-13, 21-25, 15-10, Thursday.
DuBOIS — The Ridgway High School volleyball team used a pair of big wins to bookend a four-set, 25-11, 20-25, 25-19, 25-9, victory over DuBois Central Catholic Thursday.
DuBOIS — A strong first half proved to be enough for the DuBois Central Catholic girls soccer team to upend visiting Elk County Catholic, 4-2, Thursday and keep alive its pursuit of an undefeated regular season.
DuBOIS — The Elk County Catholic volleyball team used a strong all-around effort, particularly on defense and at the net, to upend DuBois in four sets, 25-20, 25-20, 16-25, 25-20, Tuesday night to remain undefeated on the season.
BROCKWAY — The Brockway girls volleyball had the opportunity to pick up its second win of the week Thursday against Sheffield, but missed served and other unforced errors at inopportune times did in the Lady Rovers in a 25-14, 16-25, 25-23, 25-18 loss to the Lady Wolverines.
DuBOIS — With the way that the DuBois Central Catholic High School volleyball team has struggled with the net this week, perhaps it should petition sporting goods companies for a “Cardinal-safe” label on their nets.
BROCKWAY — The DuBois volleyball team came out strong Thursday night against Brockway, then kind of sloshed its way through the final two sets to complete a sweep of the host Lady Rovers.
DuBOIS — There may be a run on manicure appointments in the greater DuBois area after the Lady Beavers clawed their way out of a hole and on to a five-set, 19-25, 25-18, 23-25, 25-21, 15-13, victory over Bradford Tuesday.