KENTON — Ottawa-Glandorf moved to 18-0 overall and clinched at least a share of the Western Buckeye League championship with a 25-16, 25-13, 25-18 volleyball victory Thursday night against Kenton. The Titans are now 8-0 in WBL matches.
Katie Kaufman had eight kills, Erin Kaufman had eight kills and two aces, Chloe Glenn had two aces, Saleigha Ellerbrock had 25 assists and Mia Verhoff had 10 digs for O-G, ranked No. 1 in Division III in the latest Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association poll.
Thursday night’s Crestview at Lincolnview JV and varsity matches has been postponed “due to contact tracing at Lincolnview” according to a Crestview Athletics Twitter posting. No make-up date has been determined.
Columbus Grove 3,
Delphos Jefferson 0
COLUMBUS GROVE — The Bulldogs won 25-18, 25-15, 25-23
Alayna Ricker had 16 kills, Shay Schroeder had four aces, Lauren Benroth had 33 assists and Shay Schroeder had 15 digs for Grove.
Miller City 3, Holgate 0
HOLGATE — The Wildcats won 25-12, 25-9, 25-8
Miller City leaders: Abi Lammers had 19 kills, Adrienne Kuhlman had five aces, Adrienne Kuhlman had 25 assists and Abi Lammers had 19 digs for Miller City.
Bluffton 3, Allen East 1
BLUFFTON — The Pirates won 28-26, 19-25, 25-21, 25-22
Kylie Stackhouse had 20 kills, Skyler Scoles 44 assists and Taylor Schwab, Kylie Stackhouse and Kylie Monday had 16 digs each for Bluffton.
Perry 3, Calvary Christian 1
PERRY TOWNSHIP — The Commodores won 25-18, 25-12, 24-26, 25-15.
Alyssa Klett had 11 kills, Lexenna Lee had eight aces, Bell Plaugher had 14 assists and Lexenna Lee had nine digs for Perry.
Lehman Catholic 3, Temple Christian 0
SIDNEY — The Pioneers fell 25-18, 25-7, 25-16
Haley Walters had four kills, Lindsey Stump had three aces and Kaylee Linhart had nine assists for Temple Christian.
Fort Recovery 3, Minster 1
FORT RECOVERY — The Indians won 25-21, 16-25, 25-13, 25-19.
Alyssa Niemeyer and Lily Barnhorst each had six kills, Ivy Wolf had six aces, Jayden Clune had 25 assists and Ava Sharp had 14 digs for Minster.
New Knoxville 3, St. Henry 0
ST. HENRY — The Rangers won 25-18, 25-20, 25-21
Carsyn Henschen had 12 kills and Ellie Gabel had 26 assists and 10 digs for New Knoxville.
Riverside 3, Upper Scioto Valley 0
MCGUFFEY — USV fell 25-11, 25-10, 25-5
Upper Scioto Valley leaders: Emma Hunsicker and Kennedy Hall each had seven digs for Upper Scioto Valley.
Waynesfield-Goshen 3, Ridgemont 2
MOUNT VICTORY — The Tigers won 25-16, 22-25, 18-25, 25-14, 15-2
Maddie Flinn had 12 kills, Zoe Schlegel had six aces, Rylie Barrington had 16 assists and Zoe Schlegel, Peyton Spencer and Rylie Barrington had 15 digs each.
Shawnee 3, Elida 0
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — The Indians won 25-17, 25-23, 25-20
Karrington Green had 13 kills, Karrington Green had two aces, Kyra DeSantiago had 18 assists and Grace Freiberger had 18 digs for Shawnee.
Elida leaders: Kylie Vorhees had nine kills, Cadence Miller had 25 assists and McKenzie Miller 12 digs.
Ada 3, Spencerville 0
SPENCERVILLE — The Bulldogs won 25-16, 25-18, 25-20
Megan Light had 14 kills, Miranda Wills had three aces, Kirsten Poling had 23 assists and Miranda Wills had 12 digs for Ada. Spencerville’s individual stats were not reported by deadline.
Celina 3, St. Marys 0
CELINA — The Bulldogs won 25-22, 20-25, 25-23, 25-23
Brooklyn Bourne had 13 kills, Brooklyn Bourne had five aces, Payton Bertke had 31 assists and Brooklyn Bourne had 18 digs for Celina.
New Bremen 3, Marion Local 2
NEW BREMEN — The Cardinals won 26-28, 25-18, 25-19, 20-25, 15-7
Alana Pohlman had 16 kills, Alana Pohlman had four aces, Heidi Rethman had 33 assists and Lydia Griesdorn had 19 digs for Marion Local.
Paulding 3, Ottoville 0
PAULDING — The Panthers won 25-13, 27-25, 25-12.
Sadie Estle had 17 kills, Jalynn Parrett, Gabbie Stallbaum and Claire Schweller each had two aces, Claire Schweller had 19 assists and Jalynn Parrett had 14 digs for Paulding.
Division II district
FINDLAY — No area teams or individuals finished among the top two at par 72 Findlay Country Club to advance to state.
Ottawa-Glandorf finished third with a 353 team total behind district champ Galion (317) and runner-up Liberty-Benton (342).
O-G’s Zach Stechschulte and Carter Schimmoeller each shot 84 to tie for eighth individually.
Division I sectional
FINDLAY — The Wapakoneta doubles team of Alyssa Good and Casey Minnig reached the semifinals with a 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 victory against Findlay’s Libby LaMaster and Madison Barberree to qualify for districts. The Wapak duo then fell 6-2, 6-3 to Perrysburg’s Julia Fujita and Grace Reiter. Good and Minnig will play for third place Saturday.
Division II sectional
ELIDA — Matches reached the quarterfinals. Those reaching the semifinals when play resumes at 9 a.m. Saturday will qualify for districts.
Saturday’s quarterfinals pairings are:
Kunmi Ojo (Shawnee) vs Whitney Jones (Celina)
Allie Etter (Van Wert) vs Delaney Dawson (Shawnee)
Grace Lott (Van Wert) vs. Cara DeBrosse (Shawnee)
Paige Brinkman (LCC) vs. Alyse Balbaugh (Ottawa-Glandorf)
Esther Bolon/Ruby Bolon (Bath) vs Megan Ketner/Lauryn Bockrath (Ottawa-Glandorf)
Donna Bowers/Rose Kottapalli (Shawnee) vs Morgan Chaney/Libby Simmons (Lima Central Catholic)
Elena Oliver/Anne Oliver (Bath) vs Emma Schmiedebusch/Sami Ellerbrock (Ottawa-Glandorf)
Jamie Burenga/Tayzia Havill (Van Wert) vs Aria Patel/Alora Patel (Shawnee)
LCC 0, Fairlawn 0
Lima Central Catholic’s Oli Bruno made four saves in goal.
Lincolnview 2, Fort Jennings 0
Landon Moody and Dylan Schimmoeller each had a goal. Reilly Fitzpatrick got the shutout in goal.
Spencerville 1, Temple Christian 0
Emerson Layman had the match’s only goal and teammate Dominic Adkins made six saves to earn the shutout in goal.
Celina 5, St. Marys 1
ST. MARYS — AJ Dieringer had St. Marys’ goal. Celina’s goal scorers were not reported by deadline.
Bluffton 2, Cory-Rawson 1
BLUFFTON — Laykin Garmatter had two goals and Lanie Kempf had a single tally.
Shawnee 2, Elida 0
ELIDA — Jake Miller and Brayden Ward each had a goal and Landon Hoehn made a pair of saves to earn the shutout in goal.
Fort Jennings 5, Van Wert 0
VAN WERT — Savanna Siebeneck had three goals and Elizabeth Howbert and Ellie Lindeman had one tally each.
Reilly Fitzpatrick made three saves to get the shutout in goal.
Reach The Lima News sports department at 567-242-0451.