NAVARRE -- The Indian Valley High Lady Braves (2-3, 2-1 PAC) moved closer to the .500 mark with a hard fought 25-9, 25-19, 17-25, 25-23 road PAC win at Fairless.
Setter Sydney Kandray handed out 20 assists to compliment teammate Harlie Crouse's 19 digs. Hitters Chelsey Swaney and Ashley Reynolds combined for 19 kills while Reynolds and Devin Bell also had three blocks each.
DANVILLE -- Ridgewood High captured a 25-17, 25-18, 25-14 victory at Danville.
The Lady Generals' net game was sparked by Laura Crawford and Laura Frazee who slammed 15 kills and 10 kills, respectively.
Crawford also had seven digs and Frazee added three ace serves and three blocks. Teammate Amanda Lowery also sparkled at the net with a team-high seven blocks.
Morgan McDorman and Erika Michaels combined for 21 digs. Each also drilled a pair of ace serves and Michaels chalked up 25 assists. Teammate Allie Dobson added five blocks and four kills to the winning effort.
MALVERN -- The Newcomerstown High Trojans found the road tough going, dropping a 25-12, 20-25, 25-16, 25-16 Inter-Valley Conference decision at Malvern.
For the Lady Trojans (1-3, 1-2 PVC), Erin Burrier and Riley Kellish combined for nine kills. Setter Alicia Moore dished out 14 assists and added a pair of aces. Teammates Lydia Lehman and Alyson Rexroad provided 15 digs and 13 digs, respectively.
WEST LAFAYETTE -- Host Ridgewood High continued its winning ways in the early stages of the 2013 campaign with a relatively easy 25-16, 25-15, 25-12 IVC triumph over Strasburg.
For the Lady Generals (4-0, 3-0 IVC), Laura Crawford turned in a solid all-around performance with team highs of 10 kills and 20 digs to supplement four blocks.
Teammate Amanda Lowery added a dozen blocks to go along with nine digs and nine kills. Setter Erika Michael handed out 29 assists and added a half dozen digs.
Laura Frazee contributed six ace serves, eight kills and six digs. Allie Dobson added seven blocks and five kills. Finally, Cora Thompson chipped in five digs, four blocks and four kills.
NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Newcomerstown High struggled at home dropping its Inter-Valley Conference match against visiting Hiland by 25-18, 25-18, 23-25, 25-23 scores on Thursday.
The Trojans (1-4, 1-3 IVC) were led by Karlee Peach with 13 digs and eight assists; and Alicia Moore with 15 assists, nine points and three aces; and Riley Kellish with 12 digs. Erin Burrier and Marlayna McIntire combined for a total of 11 kills.
GNADENHUTTEN -- The Indian Valley Lady Braves couldn't get past visiting Tusky Valley, dropping a home match by 25-14, 22-25, 25-10, 25-10 scores.
The Braves ( 2-4, 2-2 PAC) were led by Sydney Kandray with seven points, 19 assists and 22 digs. Taylor Williams also led with 13 kills and 14 digs.
COSHOCTON -- It proved to be a tough day for the Indian Valley High girls' volleyball team with an 0-3 showing in quad action at Coshocton.
The Lady Braves dropped a 25-22, 25-19 decision to host Coshocton to open the day, followed by a 25-15, 25-18 setback to Garaway High and then suffered a 25-19, 25-22 loss to Carrollton to close out the day's action.
Taylor Williams led the Lady Braves (2-7) with eight points, five kills versus Coshocton, while Sydney Kandray added 16 assists and Chelsey Swaney added six kills.
In the Garaway match, it was Williams and Devin Bell each racking up five kills, while Kandray finished with 13 assists and Harlie Crouse contributed 13 digs.
Crouse led the way in the Carrollton loss with seven points and 15 digs, with Williams adding seven points. Bell tallied 10 kills and Bailey Stull handed out 10 assists.
DUNCAN FALLS -- The Newcomerstown Lady Trojans suffered a pair of losses in a triangular match at Philo.
The Lady Trojans opened the day with a 25-12, 25-12 loss to the host Lady Electrics.
Karlee Peach and Alyson Rexroad combined for six points and two aces to lead the Lady Trojans, while Alicia Moore dished out six assists and six digs and Marlayna McIntire contributed three kills.
In game number two, it was Nelsonville York taking the win by scores of 25-21 and 25-18.
McIntire and Erin Burrier combined to tally nine kills to pace NHS (1-6) while Karlee Peach finished with seven assists.