Volleyball: Clarion Falls To DuBois

Images by Nate Girvan – Above: Adia Needham flying high

The Clarion Area Bobcat Volleyball Team fell to the visiting DuBois Beavers in four sets (26-24, 17-25, 15-25, 25-27), on Thursday (October, 13th). DuBois also won the Junior Varsity match, in three sets (22-25, 25-13, 19-25).

Prior to the match, the Dig Pink Breast Cancer Awareness and Fundraiser Ceremony was held. (A separate article on the ceremony will also be posted.)

The Clarion and DuBois players and coaches in their Dig Pink shirts

Varsity Match

Grace Ochs had a solid night for Clarion, with 8 points (4 aces), 33 assists and thirteen digs. Bri Pierce had 8 points (2 aces) and sixteen digs. Taylor Alston scored 7 points (2 aces), knocked down 3 kills, had an assist and eleven digs. Aryana Girvan registered 12 kills, 3 points and five digs. Hadlee Campbell contributed 11 kills, 10 digs and four points. Adia Needham had 6 digs, 3 kills and one point.

Sophie Babington recorded 2 points and four digs. Natalie Durish had two points, a kill, and three digs. Marley Kline had three kills.

Junior Varsity Match

Rhiannan Copenhaver had 12 points (1 ace), a kill, 6 digs and fourteen assists for the Bobcats. Durish had 4 points (2 aces), 4 kills and seven assists. Anna O’Toole scored 4 points, knocked down 5 kills and had nine digs.

Lauren Brinkley contributed 6 points (3 aces) and three kills. Alicyn Burford scored 4 points (2 aces) and had a kill. Kelsey Best scored 3 points (1 ace) and gathered 9 digs. Alivia Diehl had two kills and Brinley Kiskadden had a dig.

The Bobcats with host Karns City next Tuesday (October 18th), during Senior Night.

(Let’s go, Cats!!!! Thanks to Nate Girvan for his pics!!)