Tornadoes boot Hopewell-Loudon, SE in opener

Prep Volleyball Roundup

PHOTO BY ZACH BAKER Above, Columbian’s (from left) Addison Conti, Olivia Jacobs and MaKenna Kidwell look on between matches Saturday in Bascom.

BASCOM — Columbian upended Seneca East 25-22, 25-15 and Hopewell-Loudon 25-17, 25-14 Saturday in a season-opening triangular.

Addie Conti (2 blocks) fueled the Tornadoes with 25 assists, 13 kills and three aces, Bri Landers tallied 19 digs and three aces and Rylie Roggow (2 blocks) had 10 digs, nine kills and three aces.

Olivia Jacobs chipped in nine assists and five kills, Amara Solomon had six kills and three digs and Toria Ingalls (2 aces) added four kills and four digs.

Hopewell-Loudon beat Seneca East 25-5, 25-17 and lost to Columbian 25-17, 25-14.

Elizabeth Wells slammed six kills for H-L against Seneca East, Peyton Hoover (2 digs) drilled four aces and four kills, Grace Dohanyos came up with 10 digs, Abbi Roerdink tossed up seven assists and Abbe Beidelschies (2 aces) added five assists.

Against Columbian, Dohanyos (2 aces) gave H-L eight digs, Hoover tallied 12 digs and five kills and Olivia Savidge hammered four kills and three blocks.

Megan Rife’s four aces led Seneca East.

Senecas rebound in a hurry against Lake

MILLBURY — Lake powered off to a 25-16 win in the first game, but Calvert dominated from there, taking the next three games 25-14, 25-14, 25-10 Saturday to open the season with a victory.

Ashlyn Jones led the victors with 15 digs, 12 kills and three aces, Zoe Meyer (2 solo blocks) smacked 12 kills and three aces and Hannah Miller chipped in 14 digs and seven kills.

A.J. Hemminger backed them with 17 digs and three aces, Kate Rombach served three aces and Emma White tossed up 43 assists for the Senecas.

Blue Jackets sweep opening matches

NEW RIEGEL — Aubrey Bouillon and Kaitlyn Kirian each smacked 12 kills Saturday to help New Riegel open the season by beating Clyde 25-17, 26-28, 25-21 and Margaretta 25-18, 25-23.

Bouillon added 21 digs and 17 assists for the Blue Jackets while Kirian tallied five blocks and nine digs.

Brooklyn Gillig chipped in 30 digs and four aces, Marianna Tiell (3 aces, 3 kills) had 22 assists and 18 digs, Jordan Hohman (2 aces) added 15 digs, eight kills and seven blocks, Julia Reinhart (2 aces) turned in seven kills, seven digs and four blocks, and Braelyn Moes came up with five digs.

Information on Clyde was not submitted.

BC powers past Crestview

ASHLAND — Mackenzie Phenicie and Claudia Pifher combined for 33 assists and 13 digs Saturday to key Buckeye Central’s 25-18, 25-16, 25-13 season-opening win against Ashland Crestview.

Phenicie tallied 20 assists, seven digs and three aces for the Bucks and Pifher registered 13 assists and six digs.

Lexi Evak slammed 14 kills and three blocks, Alivia Niese drilled seven kills, Lauren Mann hammered six kills, Kendra Ackerman chipped in 14 digs and five kills and Parker Phenicie added six digs.

Redmen fall to Ross

FOSTORIA — Fremont Ross upended Fostoria 25-21, 13-25, 25-21, 25-21 Saturday.

Jasmine Groves gave the Redmen a triple double in a losing effort, registering 20 assists, 10 kills and 10 digs.

Kamari Godfrey (2 aces) came up with 25 digs for Fostoria, Zoe Rice had 16 digs, Momo Jones (2 aces) drilled 11 kills, Deshani Taylor (2 aces) had five kills and five digs and Kayleigh Tucker belted five kills.