Volleyball: Bobcats Fall To Conneaut Area

The Clarion Area Bobcat Volleyball Team fell to the homestanding Conneaut Area Eagles, in straight sets (28-30, 19-25, 16-25) on Thursday (September 28th).

The first set was a marathon, with neither team holding more than a three-point lead throughout.

The second set saw the Eagles jump out to an early lead, but the Bobcats bounced back and led as late as 15-14. But the Eagles closed the set out with a 10-4 run.

Conneaut Area led throughout the third set to seal the match.

For Clarion:

Grace Ochs dished out 25 assists, scored 4 points (2 aces) and had five digs. Sophia Babington had 11 points (1 ace), an assist and two digs.

(Image courtesy Smith Photography) Grace Ochs

Aryana Girvan delivered on 13 kills, 7 digs and two points. Hadlee Campbell had 7 kills, 9 digs and two points. Bri Pierce recorded 13 digs.

(Image courtesy of Smith Photography) Aryana Girvan

Adia Needham scored 2 points, to go along with a dig. Taylor Alston had two kills and four digs. Natalie Durish scored a point and had a dig.

(Image courtesy of Smith Photography) Taylor Alston

The Bobcat Junior Varsity won their match in three sets (22-25, 26-24, 15-10).

For Clarion:

Rhiannon Copenhaver scored 7 points, dished out 18 assists and gathered fifteen digs. Anna O’Toole had 7 points, 9 kills and six digs. Natalie Durish scored 6 points and had 7 kills and four digs. Lauren Brinkley scored 5 points, to go along with 2 digs and a kill.

Alicyn Burford scored 4 points. Kelsey Best had 4 digs, an assist and scored a point. Alivia Diehl had three kills.

The Bobcats are scheduled to host A-C Valley on Tuesday (October 4th).

(Thanks to D9and10Sports allowing CSN to use their broadcast for spotting!!)