Boys Volleyball Roundup – Oct 1st, 2019
What Happened Yesterday
Orchard Park made the trip out to Victor and almost came home empty-handed. The Quakers dropped the first two sets 26-28 and 22-25 but were able to muster just enough from within to come back and take the next three sets 25-18, 25-18 and 15-11.
Orchard Park now sits at 10-1 overall, 7-0 in ECIC I and will visit Clarence on Wednesday.
Sweet Home returns to .500 on the year after beating Lockport 3-0.
Kenny Naples led the Panthers with 13 kills. Shawn Romonowski had six. Kenny Naples had a team-high three aces and three blocks.
Lockport will visit Grand Island on Thu Oct 3rd. Sweet Home will visit Starpoint on Wed Oct 2nd.
Clarence blanked Canisius 3-0 for their eighth win of the year.
Canisius will visit St. Francis on Tue Oct 1st. Clarence will host Orchard Park on Wed Oct 2nd.
Starpoint defeated Hutch Tech in a 5-set match. After taking the first two sets 25-9 and 25-15 the Spartans slipped up and Hutch Tech took sets three and four 25-17/25-19 respectively. Starpoint won the fifth set 15-6.
Brandon Petricca led Starpoint with five kills and had a team-high five aces.
Starpoint will host Sweet Home on Wed Oct 2nd. Hutch Tech will visit City Honors on Fri Oct 4th.
St. Joseph’s improved to 6-2 after defeating West Seneca East 3-1. The team took the first two sets 25-23 and 25-22 but slipped up in a 3rd set 21-25 loss. They finished the match with a 25-18 win in the 4th set.
Ryan Lane led St. Joe’s with 10 kills. Nicholas Mayer had five kills and a team-high nine blocks.
SJCI will host St. Mary’s of Lancaster on Tue Oct 1st. West Seneca East will visit Williamsville East on Wed Oct 2nd.
Lancaster defeated St. Mary’s of Lancaster 3-0 to improve to 3-7 on the year.
Jackson Jerebko led Lancaster with nine kills. Dallas Gianni had a team-high 23 assists.
Sean Brown led St. Mary’s of Lancaster with eight kills. Sam Knospe had six.
St. Mary’s of Lancaster will visit St. Joseph’s on Tue Oct 1st. Lancaster will visit Sweet Home on Thu Oct 3rd.
East Aurora defeated City Honors 3-0 to improve to 2-6 on the year.
Both teams will play their next match on Wed Oct 2nd. East Aurora will host Keshequa; City Honors will visit McKinley.
Later This Evening
Cheektowaga (0-6) @ McKinley (0-7) – 4:30pm
Grand Island (7-0) @ Niagara Falls (1-6) – 4:45pm
Kenmore East (3-7) @ Niagara Wheatfield (2-5) – 4:45pm
Amherst (1-7) @ Iroquois (3-4) – 5:00pm
Canisius (8-1) @ St. Francis (6-1) – 6:30pm
St. Mary’s of Lancaster (7-5) @ St. Joseph’s (6-2) – 6:30pm