New Castle News

Laurel

October 2, 2012

Photo Gallery, Video: Wilmington vs. Laurel volleyball

NEW CASTLE — Cassidy Marett paced the Lady Greyhounds with 20 assists, 16 digs and seven points in a 25-22, 25-23, 15-25, 25-15 nonregion road win over Laurel.

“I’m not sure how we won tonight,” Wilmington coach Amber Marett said. “Hats off to Laurel, they outplayed us in every aspect of the game.

“Their serving game was extremely aggressive and we were scrambling to just keep the ball in play. The only way we won was heart and hustle.”

Lexi Ligo scooped up 19 digs for Wilmington (3-2, 4-3) and Abby Sotter contributed 14 points, 10 kills, seven digs and three aces. Stephanie Parker notched 13 points, six digs and three kills for the victors, and Katherine Clark added five digs.

Tessa Sikora registered five blocks and three kills, while Saloma Byler chipped in with four blocks and three kills.

Mackenzie Mraz produced nine points, eight kills and five aces for the Lady Spartans (9-2), while Leah Telesz delivered nine points, four kills and four aces.

Allie Collier was next with eight kills and three blocks for the hosts and Makayla Dupont chipped in with 15 assists. Kristan Fedrizzi scooped up 14 digs, Morgan Ritchie tallied nine assists and Rachael Baker slammed four kills.

“It’s not the best we’ve ever played and it’s not the worst we’ve ever played,” Laurel coach Nikki Downing said. “I’m glad we had the chance to get the cobwebs out after homecoming weekend.

“Wilmington is a solid team. We found some things we have to work on and hopefully we’ll get them corrected.”

The Lady Greyhounds won the JV match as well, 28-26, 26-24.

Alana Romeo served up nine points for Wilmington and Jamie Thompson delivered five points and 14 assists. Amanda Lewis slammed five kills.

Makenna Natale supplied five kills, six points and three aces for Laurel and Morgan Ritchie added 12 assists five points and three aces.

Callie Ritchie provided five points, four aces, four kills and four blocks.

(Have you signed up for our free text alerts yet? Get daily weather, breaking news, Friday Night football scores and school news sent right to your phone! It’s awesome ... and it’s free! CLICK HERE)

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Laurel
  • Laurel Class of ’74 to hold reunion

    Members of Laurel High School’s Class of 1974 will celebrate their 40th anniversary this summer.

    April 11, 2014

  • Laurel OKs positions

    The Laurel School Board approved the employment of three instructors for additional duties this week.

    April 9, 2014

  • Cooper.tiff Laurel hires Cooper as new football coach

    Laurel High has found its man. Brian Cooper replaces Pat Cuba at the helm of the Spartans football program. Cuba resigned last month after leading the Spartans to a 7-3 record and the program’s first playoff appearance since 2009.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • gavel.jpg Forbes appointed to Laurel board

    Blaine Forbes has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the Laurel School Board. Forbes, who previously served on the board, was approved Monday by a unanimous vote of the eight board members.

    March 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Grace.tiff Teen battling kidney disease hopes to help other youths with chronic conditions

    Patti Colbert was standing in a local pediatrician’s office Sept. 11, 2008, when she got the words no mother wants to hear. “Do you know how to get to Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh?” the doctor asked, a solemn look on his face.

    March 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • 03.jpg Photos, Story, Cast List: Laurel to present ‘West Side Story’

    When musicals are timeless, audiences keep coming. The tale of “West Side Story” stays modern decade after decade. And this year, talented young people tackle a show that reaches new depths of emotion while showcasing songs that are American classics and choreography that is quite involved for a high school group.

    March 19, 2014 9 Photos

  • Laurel school board seeking member

    The Laurel School District is accepting applications from residents to fill a school board vacancy. The deadline to submit applications is at 4 p.m. tomorrow at the district office at 2497 Harlansburg Road.

    March 19, 2014

  • Laurel OKs family leave for teacher

    The Laurel School Board has approved a family medical leave for secondary teacher Nicole Pauline.

    March 17, 2014

  • Grade-schoolers to compete in archery

    Students from three local elementary schools will compete in a student archery tournament hosted by the Pennsylvania Game Commission.

    March 2, 2014

  • school.jpg Our Opinion: Giving Laurel teachers free tuition is inherently unfair

    Whenever government hands out perks to its own, red flags are raised. And arguments that they cost taxpayers nothing can ring a little hollow.

    February 28, 2014 1 Photo

House Ads
Poll

Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado has been suspended five games for sucker punching Pittsburgh’s Travis Snider during a bench clearing brawl on Sunday. You OK with that suspension?

Yes. Seems fair.
No. Baseball NEVER gets it right in these situations. Should have been at least 20 games for his sucker punch into a pile of players.
Not sure, but I’d love to see baseball be like hockey and allow two guys to fight for a while before breaking it up. Let’s see how tough Maldonado is then.
     View Results