Volleyball: Riverside outlasts SCC while Ben Franklin, Belle Chasse remain hot
Area Prep Volleyball Report for Wednesday, Sept. 14
It is the Super Bowl of the River Parish. When neighbors Riverside Academy of Reserve and St. Charles Catholic of LaPlace get together, everyone pays attention and the passion is obvious.
On Tuesday evening in LaPlace, the passion carried an outstanding match to five sets before Riverside finally emerged victorious 25-22, 21-25, 20-25, 25-23, 15-13.
It was hard to separate the two sides throughout. The Rebels rallied for an incredibly hard fought victory.
Senior Camryn Loving 12 kills and 12 digs, senior Myricale Revon had 12 kills, Chloe St. Pierre had 36 assists, junior Anna Mistretta had 24 digs, sophomore Lanie Hymel had nine digs and junior Corrin Cashio had four blocks.
Riverside (5-5) will travel to Haynes next Tuesday while the Comets (4-5) are back in action, hosting East St. John at 4:30 p.m.
Ben Franklin continued its fine play, rolling over Ursuline Academy 25-11, 25-20, 25-12 Tuesday.
Cori Staes topped the Falcons with 10 kills, six aces and three blocks while Aubrey Muirhead had nine kills and two blocks. Zoe Bell finished with 22 digs, Lily Mayes had 12 assists and Kat Konkar contributed four aces and 14 assists.
Ben Franklin (10-1) returns to action Monday at John Curtis Christian. The Lions (8-5) will host Vandebilt Catholic Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
Belle Chasse outlasted St. Martin’s Episcopal in five sets, 25-27, 25-9, 25-7, 16-25, 15-4 in an up and down match to remain unbeaten.
Nya St. Cyr was a force with 19 kills and 13 blocks, Jerne Colin had 21 assists and four digs, Cacie Petrovich finished with 18 digs and four aces, Tylen Bell had 12 digs and six kills and Kloe Johnson had eight blocks.
The Cardinals (10-0) return to action Thursday at Cabrini at 4:30 p.m. while the Saints (2-2) travel to Helen Cox Thursday at 5 p.m.
Area Prep Volleyball Results from Tuesday, Sept. 13
Archbishop Chapelle over Northshore 18-25, 25-22, 25-18, 25-23
Belle Chasse over St. Martin’s 25-27, 25-9, 25-7, 16-25, 15-4
Ben Franklin over Ursuline Academy 25-11, 25-20, 25-12
B.T. Washington over Bonnabel 25-21, 19-25, 19-25, 25-19, 15-12
Dominican over Dutchtown 25-16, 25-22, 25-17
Grace King over Sarah T. Reed 25-17, 25-18, 25-13
Hahnville over John Curtis Christian 25-20, 20-25, 25-23, 25-23
Houma Christian over St. James 25-9, 25-14, 25-18
John Ehret over Higgins 25-17, 25-12, 25-23
Live Oak over Springfield 25-20, 25-10, 25-11
McDonogh 35 over St. Katharine Drexel 25-8, 25-6, 25-8
McMain over Douglass 25-14, 25-10, 29-27
Patrick Taylor 25-11, 25-11, 25-13 over West Jefferson
Pine over Franklinton 26-24, 25-19, 25-13
Riverside over St. Charles Cath. 25-22, 21-25, 20-25, 25-23, 15-13
St. Scholastica over Ponchatoula 16-25, 25-13, 25-23, 25-21
Warren Easton over Landry 25-13, 25-15, 25-20
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