October 1, 2012
BIDWELL, Ohio — The River Valley volleyball team picked up its third consecutive league win of the season Thursday night following a 25-21, 25-12, 25-22 victory over visiting Chesapeake in an Ohio Valley Conference matchup in Gallia County.
The host Lady Raiders (6-8, 5-3 OVC) claimed a season sweep over the Lady Panthers, who RVHS also beat in straight games back on September 6 by a 25-22, 25-15, 25-9 count. It was also River Valley’s second league sweep of the week after beating Fairland for the second time on Tuesday by a 25-12, 25-19, 25-9 margin.
Cady Gilmore led the RVHS service attack with 24 points, followed by Janelle McClelland with 16 points and Rylie Hollingsworth with 10 points. Josie Vanco chipped in nine points to the winning cause, while Noel Mershon and Leia Moore respectively added six and five points. Justyce Stout rounded out the scoring with four points.
Tracy Roberts led the net attack with 11 kills and four blocks, whileAlicia Ferrell added three kills. Moore, Stout and Kaci Bryant each contributed two kills, while Vanco also had one kill. Bryant also had one block in the decision.
Kelsey Huff led CHS with four points, while Erica Dillon and Kelsey Curry chipped in three points apiece in the setback.