New Castle News


September 25, 2013

Fall Sports: A roundup of action from September 24


NEW CASTLE — Ellwood City rolls

Amber Leech posted a 16-assist, 11-dig double-double to lead the Lady Wolverines to a 25-12, 25-14, 25-14 home win over New Castle in Section 1-AA play.

Allie McKelvey had eight kills and Shae Barrett finished with seven kills for Ellwood City (2-4, 3-4). Susie Blyth tacked on six aces for the winners.

The Lady Wolverines also won the JV match 25-10, 25-10.

Wilmington prevails

Katherine Clark posted 18 points, nine digs and five kills to lead the Lady Greyhounds to a 26-24, 23-25, 25-11, 25-10 District 10, Region 3-AA road win over Mercer.

Alana Romeo chipped in 11 points and 10 digs for Wilmington (4-0, 6-0), while Tessa Sikora supplied seven points, 11 digs and 28 kills. Cassidy Marett contributed five points, 12 digs, four kills and 40 assists, while Jamie Thompson tallied four points and 11 digs. Stephanie Parker provided four points, 10 digs and eight kills.

Wilmington won the JV match as well 25-23, 26-24.

Rachel Vernon led the Lady Greyhounds with 10 points and Amanda Lewis chipped in seven points, five aces and three kills.

Sarah Schwenke was next with seven markers and six digs for the victors, while Alana Romeo handed out five assists.

Lady Warriors rally

Mohawk battled back in a 19-25, 22-25, 25-16, 25-14, 15-9 nonsection win over visiting Laurel.

McKenzie Stelter led the Lady Warriors (4-4) with 17 digs and three kills, while Malea Tress finished with 18 assists and four kills. Maria Fleck chipped in 14 kills, four aces and three blocks.

Erin Giancola (five), Ashley McConnell (four) and Jessica Meyer (four) combined for 13 kills for Mohawk.

Giancola and Riah Yost evenly split eight kills and McConnell handed out five assists the Lady Warriors won the JV match 25-17, 25-19.

Girls tennis

Lady Lancers roll

Neshannock cruised to a 5-0 Section 2-AA road win over Beaver Falls.

Cecelia Weingart (No. 1), Meg Johntony (No. 2) and Alex Huffman (No. 3) earned singles wins for the Lady Lancers (7-3, 7-3).

The doubles tandems of Gabby Giangiuli/Maria Acosta (No. 1) and Erin Warvell/Anna Warvell also picked up victories for Neshannock.

Following are the results:

Neshannock 5, Beaver Falls 0


1. Cecelia Weingart (N) def. Maggie Shaglesky 6-0, 6-0.

2. Meg Johntony (N) def. Rebekah Padezanin 6-2, 6-0.

3. Alex Huffman (N) def. Ashley Martella 6-0, 6-0.


1. Gabby Giangiuli/Maria Acosta (N) def. Abby Thomas/Antanietta Barzachiello 6-0, 6-0.

2. Erin Warvell/Anna Warvell (N) def. Macy Felger/Haley Evans 6-0, 6-0.


1. Arti-Anna Ribarevski/Anjuli Ribarevski (N) won 6-0.

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