From Staff Reports
STEUBENVILLE - East Liverpool took Steubenville to the limit but came up short in a 26-24, 25-21, 11-25, 20-25, 16-14 loss on Monday in the season volleyball opener.
For East Liverpool (0-1), Madison White had 16 points; Paige Craig five kills, 15 points; Caitlyn Davis seven points, eight kills, three blocks; Kiandra Cowart 10 kills, four blocks; Lindsay Baker 12 kills; Sierra Voorhees 10 assists.
East Liverpool won the jayvee match 25-21, 25-20. Sage Calhoun had eight points for the winners. Mariah Beachy added five kills.
Steubenville won the freshman match 20-25, 18-25, 25-12.
Aeriden Brown and Breannan Hall had 12 points each for East Liverpool.
The Potters host Martins Ferry today.
Malvern 3, Southern 1
SALINEVILLE-The Southern volleyball team couldn't keep momentum after winning the first set, as the Indians fell to Malvern 21-25, 25-12, 28-26 and 28-25 in their season opener Monday.
For the Indians (0-1), Hannah Brothers had 39 assists, Abbey Smalley had 12 kills and Anna Sevek had 12 kills and four blocks.
Southern won the jayvee match 25-18, 25-23.
The Indians travel to Lisbon on Saturday for a tri-match with the Blue Devils and Leetonia.