High school girls volleyball, Sept. 29

High school girls volleyball, Sept. 29


High school girls volleyball, Sept. 29


Varsity Voices: Top area boys soccer teams
Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson discuss the top area teams, most notably Fairport and Hilton along with the upstart Canandaigua Braves.
Varsity Voices: Football preview, McQuaid vs. Aquinas
Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson previews Saturday’s matchup between two private school rivals.
Varsity Voices: Football preview, Spencerport at Athena
Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson preview Saturday’s class A football matchup between Spencerport, with Alton Jones and undefeated Greece Athena.
Varsity Voices: Football preview, Victor vs. Fairport
Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson preview the challenge ahead for Fairport at Victor on Friday night.
Varsity Voices: Boys Volleyball
Penfield coach Mike Fusare, center, talks with Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson about the big win over McQuaid and the Patriots’ strong start to the season.
Varsity Voices football: Rushing record season highlight so far
Sports writers Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson spotlight record-setting Spencerport running back Alton Jones including highlights of his 491-yard, eight-TD game, and preview this week’s matchups.
Varsity Voices: Runner discusses McQuaid Invitational
Sports writers Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson talk with Webster Thomas senior Amanda Vestri about her career and running in Saturday’s 52nd annual McQuaid Invitational, one of the most historic cross country meets in the U.S.
Varsity Voices Girls Volleyball: Fast start by Penfield, Victor
Sports writers Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson highlight the fast start by Penfield and show Victor’s three-set win over Webster Schroeder this week.
Varsity Voices: Big games this week in soccer, football
Jeff DiVeronica and James Johnson look ahead to the big games.
Varsity Voices: Who is No. 1 in high school football, soccer
The beginning of the season brought some big games to Section V and the action is just heating up.


Amanda Dake’s 32 kills and nine digs paced Victor to a 3-2 win over Gates Chili in a Monroe County girls volleyball game on Thursday.

Emily Weed’s 47 assists helped the Blue Devils (9-1) get over an early 1-0 set deficit before winning in five sets, 12-25, 26-24, 22-25, 25-19, 25-9.

Carrie Stewart’s 21 digs helped Victor defensively while Jess Giannoccaro was on the attack offensively for Gates Chili, recording 16 kills.

More results: Boys l Girls

Churchville-Chili 25-25-25,

Spencerport 14-12-17

C-C (5-5): Rachel Chapman 6 kills, 6 aces; Emily Kuhlkin 5 kills; Madison Elam 4 aces.

Spencerport (2-9): Kaitlin Patt 7 digs.

Pittsford Sutherland 25-25-25,

Eastridge 8-19-11

Sutherland (9-0): Riley Lusk 5 kills; Savannah Bothner 12 kills, 12 digs; Kieran Nanavati 12 kills, 7 digs, 3 aces.

Fairport 25-25-25,

Rush-Henrietta 14-7-16

Fairport: Meghan Wert 4 kills; Becca Skolnick 14 assists, 4 aces.

R-H: Ally Sobaszek 7 digs.


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Pittsford Mendon 25-25-23-26-25,

Brighton 16-22-25-28-16

Mendon (9-2): Emma Galusha 28 kills; Alaina Fursman 23 kills; Kate Cheyne 26 digs, 6 aces.

Brighton (2-11): Ariana Quattrini 23 digs; Clarissa McNeill 6 kills.

Honeoye Falls-Lima 25-25-25

Batavia 12-4-15

HF-L (8-1): Sydney Uthe 6 aces; Molly Taylor 28 assists, 2 blocks.

Batavia: Ryann Stefaniak 3 blocks, 5 kills, 6 digs.

Irondequoit 25-24-25-25, Greece Athena 19-26-10-16

Irondequoit (9-2): Drew Kemp 12 kills; Emma Sheehan 29 assists; Julia Vanill 17 digs.

Athena (4-8): Ryan Burdick 5 kills.

Penfield 25-25-25,

Hilton 13-16-15

Penfield (10-0): Emily Harnischfeger 10 kills; Beth Lawatsch 7 kills, 5 aces.

Hilton (1-9): Gabby Merino 10 kills.

Finger Lakes

South Seneca 23-22-28-25-26,

Harley-Allendale Columbia 25-25-26-10-24

SS: Bailey Minges 18 kills, 5 aces, 25 digs; Hunter Denmark 22 digs; Mary Kate Badalamenti 10 kills, 10 blocks.

H-AC: Caroline Mealey 17 kills, 30 digs; Imani Baker 43 digs.

Honeoye 25-25-25, Mynderse 21-12-22

Honeoye (2-8): Lydia Barnard 29 kills, 13 digs; Ciara Curtis 3 kills, 3 blocks; Laura Annen 3 aces, 29 assists.

Mynderse (7-4): Heidi Miller 10 kills, 4 aces; Tria Backman-Lowe 14 assists, 4 digs; Catrina Peterson 18 digs.

Penn Yan 25-16-25-25, Midlakes 15-25-20-16

Penn Yan (5-5): Emily Wunder 22 kills; Sydney Bloom 8 kills.

Midlakes (3-8): Caroline Strub 12 kills, 6 aces. Penn Yan is 5-5 overall while Midlakes is 3-8 overall.

Waterloo 18-27-25-25, Newark 25-25-11-19

Waterloo (8-3): Lauren Jolly 8 kills; Breana Burchett 4 aces, 3 blocks.

Newark (4-4): Ladonia Smith 6 kills, 4 blocks; Shaniah Jones 8 kills.

Wayne County

Lyons 25-25-25, Clyde-Savannah 13-16-13

Lyons (8-3): Adriana Kemp, Ayanna McDonald 4 kills; Kayla Battle 4 aces.

C-S (4-8): Chelsea Carr 11 digs.

East Rochester 19-25-24-25-25, Williamson 25-14-26-16-14

ER: Sophie Foster 20 aces.

Williamson: Daniella Leguizamon 4 kills.

Gananda 25-25-25, Marion 11-24-14

Gananda (7-3): Kelsey Lofvenborg 8 kills, 8 aces; Caitlin Donnelly 6 kills.

Sodus 25-25-25,

North Rose-Wolcott 20-20-8

Sodus (4-7): Hailey Grenon 18 assist; Sarah Green 13 assists.

NR-W: Marissa Fisher, Jess Johnson 2 kills.

Livingston County

Letchworth 25-25-25,

York 23-16-19

Letchworth: Alyssa Fox 9 kills, 5 aces; Carly Rogers 24 assists; Mackenzie Maines 6 digs.

York: Simona DiMurro 14 assists; Jessie McCann 6 kills.


Bishop Kearney 25-25-25,

Northstar 7-8-23

Kearney (7-1): Saniaa Wilson 5 kills, 3 blocks, 3 aces.

Aquinas 25-25-26,

Finney 19-14-24

Aquinas (7-1): Kayla Jackson 13 kills

Finney (6-3): Bebe Porpilla 5 kills.


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