Towanda wins Central Mountain volleyball tournament.

By: The Review | Towanda Daily Review | September 4, 2016


The Towanda volleyball team captured the title at the Central Mountain Tournament on Saturday, winning every set they played on the day.

Towanda was perfect in pool play, beating Glendale 25-12, 25-11, Central Mountain 25-10, 25-10 and Clearfield 25-15, 25-10.

In the gold bracket semifinals, Towanda beat Troy 25-17, 25-17 and then they beat West Branch in a repeat of last year's final, 25-22, 25-22.

Ally Tama had 38 points, 41 assists, 22 digs, seven kills and a block for Towanda and Madi Doss had 34 points, 35 digs and a kill.

Elizabeth Schultz had 34 points, 37 digs, 37 kills and two blocks and Sydney Schoonover had 22 points, 10 kills, 10 blocks and six digs.

Kendra Abrams had 22 blocks, 31 kills and three digs and Becca Goodenow had eight points, 15 digs and eight kills.

Nahomy Hidalgo had 14 points, 27 assists, 16 kills, 21 digs and two blocks and Madigan Allen had seven digs and four kills, while Rylee Pepper had six points and a dig.

Abrams was the MVP. The championship team also included Blaire Wood, Rachael Bair, Mariah Calaman and Lindsey Leljedal.

Towanda hosts Williamson on Tuesday.

Troy beat Canton 25-11, 25-22 in pool play, then split with Philipsburg 25-20, 17-25, the Trojans then beat St. Joe's 25-10 and 25-13 before falling to Towanda in the semifinals.

Cassie Shedden had 31 points, with 16 aces, 40 assists and 22 digs for Towanda and Sam Gentile had 13 points, four aces, 11 kills and three blocks.

Stacie Simpson had 12 points, four aces and a kill. Emilie Cole had 11 points, an ace, 17 kills, a block and 10 digs.

Hailey Williams had nine points, two aces and 15 digs, Caitlin DeLosa had eight points, an ace, 10 kills and 23 digs.

Morgan Gentile had six points, 16 kills and two blocks and Kerrigan Hoffmann had five points and 15 digs.

Canton fell to Shamokin Dam in the Bronze Bracket final 25-23, 26-24.

They beat Clearfield 25-6 and 25-16 in the semi-finals.

In pool play they went 1-5, losing to Troy 25-11 and 25-23, splitting with St. Joseph's 25-6, 22-25 and falling to Philipsburg twice 25-12 and 25-17.

Abi Martin had 41 points, 10 aces, 14 kills and 17 digs for the Warriors while Joslyn Spencer had 20 points, six aces and 15 digs.

Caitlin Pepper had 19 points, 10 aces, 16 digs and 40 kills, Hailey Wesneski had 15 points, five aces, nine kills and 15 digs, Ellie Binford had 14 points, four aces, 33 digs, Emalie Marnati had 10 points, four aces, seven kills and 15 digs, Vanessa Wesneski had four kills and Mackayla Wesneski had seven kills and two blocks.

Sayre 3, Elmira 2

22-25, 25-12, 25-14, 24-26, 15-8

The Redskins rallied from a first game loss to pick up a non-league win Saturday.

Molly Ball had 15 points, 20 kills and 19 digs for Sayre while Emmalee Cooley had 21 points, four blocks, 27 assists and eight digs.

Dominique Woodruff had 10 points and 29 digs, Andrea Noldy had 10 points, one kill and eight digs, Maddison Harding had four points, eight kills and four blocks, Camryn Brown had four points, four kills and 16 digs and Madeleine Dutra had seven points, 12 kills and 16 digs.

Sayre JV won 25-23 and 25-20 as Audrey Noldy and Hannah Garrity had eight points each.