Volleyball: Bonnabel rallies past East Jeff, Ursuline gets back on track

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Area Prep Volleyball Report for Thursday, Sept. 27

It is rivalry week in Jefferson Parish on the East Bank as Bonnabel and East Jefferson are set to square off Friday night at Joe Yenni Stadium in football.

The rivalry week extends to volleyball as well.

In an outstanding match, Bonnabel rallied from two sets down to outlast East Jefferson 24-26, 10-25, 25-20, 25-22, 15-10 in Kenner.

After starting the season 0-6, the Bruins (3-9) have now won three of their last four matches.

Bonnabel returns to action today at 4:30 p.m. at Grace King in a District 7-1 contest. The loss snapped a four-match win streak for the Warriors (12-5). East Jefferson returns to action next Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. at Riverdale in a District 7-II contest.

In a District 9-III contest, Ursuline handled Sci Academy 25-1, 25-4, 25-3.

Ursuline was led by Abby Cancienne with six kills while Kennedy Nicholas had four kills. Megan Pulizzano produced 11 assists and Annabel Beatmann had five digs.

The Lions (11-11) snapped a two-match losing streak. Ursuline will host John F. Kennedy next Monday at 4 p.m. in a District 9-III contest. Sci Academy (3-3) returns to district play Monday as well, hosting De La Salle at 5:30 p.m.

Area Prep Volleyball Results from Wednesday, Sept. 26

New Orleans Area

Academy of Our Lady over Episcopal 25-13, 25-9. 25-17

Bonnabel over East Jefferson 24-26, 10-25, 25-20, 25-22, 15-10

Cabrini over Belle Chasse 25-10, 18-25, 25-14, 25-23

Kenner Discovery over Fisher 23-25, 25-22, 25-12, 25-22

McGehee over Haynes 22-25, 23-25, 25-9, 25-17, 25-4

Mount Carmel over Chalmette 25-11, 25-12, 25-7

Pearl River over Franklinton 25-10, 25-12, 25-14

Ursuline over Sci Academy 25-1, 25-4, 25-3

Baton Rouge Area

Baton Rouge over Central 25-15, 25-23, 15-25, 25-14

East Ascension over Denham Springs 25-19, 25-20, 25-17

East Iberville over Baker 25-7, 25-14, 25-18

Lee over Scotlandville 25-4, 25-19, 25-9

Livonia over Mentorship Academy 25-20, 25-19, 25-17

Lutcher over Glen Oaks 25-13, 25-7, 25-11

Parkview Baptist over Madison Prep 25-10, 25-15, 25-15

St. Amant over Walker 25-5, 25-7, 25-8

St. Joseph’s Academy over Zachary 25-9, 25-23, 25-20

Tara over Broadmoor 25-18, 27-25, 26-24

Woodlawn (BR) over Belaire 25-7, 25-10, 25-17

Bayou Area

Destrehan over Central Lafourche 25-3, 25-18, 25-8

Patterson over West St. Mary 25-4, 25-10, 25-9

Area Prep Volleyball Schedule for Thursday, Sept. 27

New Orleans Area

Amite at Bogalusa, 5 p.m.

Archbishop Hannan at St. Scholastica, 6:15 p.m.

Belle Chasse at Landry-Walker, 5:30 p.m.

Bonnabel at Grace King, 4:30 p.m.

Chalmette at John Ehret, 4:30 p.m.

Covenant Christian at McMain, 4:30 p.m.

Covington at Hammond, 5:30 p.m.

Crescent City Christian at McMain, 4:30 p.m.

Donaldsonville at West St. John, 4 p.m.

Destrehan at Riverdale, 4 p.m.

Dominican at Riverside Academy, 5:30 p.m.

Warren Easton at St. Mary’s Academy, 4:30 p.m.

Ecole Classique at First Baptist Christian, 4:30 p.m.

Ben Franklin at Newman, 4 p.m.

Haynes at St. James, 4:30 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson at Sophie B. Wright, 4:30 p.m.

Karr at Helen Cox, 4 p.m.

M.L. King Charter at International High, 4:30 p.m.

KIPP Renaissance at Academy of the Sacred Heart (NO), 5:30 p.m.

KIPP-B.T. Washington at Lutheran, 4:30 p.m.

Mandeville at Pope John Paul II, 4:30 p.m.

Northlake Christian at Franklinton, 4 p.m.

Pine at Salmen, 4:30 p.m.

Ponchatoula at Northshore, 5:30 p.m.

Slidell at Fontainebleau, 5:30 p.m.

Springfield at Pearl River, 5 p.m.

St. Charles Catholic at John Curtis Christian, 5:30 p.m.

St. Katharine Drexel at McDonogh 35, 5:30 p.m.

St. Martin’s Episcopal at De La Salle, 5:30 p.m.

St. Michael at Lakeshore, 5 p.m.

St. Thomas Aquinas at St. Helena, 4 p.m.

Vandebilt Catholic at Mount Carmel, 5:30 p.m.

West Jefferson at Higgins, 4 p.m.

Baton Rouge Area

Ascension Christian at The Church Academy, 6 p.m.

Dunham at Family Christian, 6 p.m.

Dutchtown at Central, 6 p.m.

East Iberville at Louisiana School for the Deaf, 5 p.m.

Episcopal at Denham Springs, 6 p.m.

False River at West Feliciana, 5 p.m.

Northeast at Mentorship Academy, 5 p.m.

Scotlandville at Runnels, 5 p.m.

Southern Lab at Slaughter Community Charter, 5 p.m.

St. John at Catholic (PC), 5 p.m.

White Castle at Ascension Catholic, 5 p.m.

Bayou Area

East St. John at Thibodaux, 4 p.m.

Ellender at South Lafourche, 4:30 p.m.

Hahnville at H.L. Bourgeois, 4 p.m.

Lutcher at Morgan City, 6 p.m.

Terrebonne at Assumption, 4 p.m.

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