Press-Republican

October 15, 2013

Hornets hold off upset-minded Lake Placid


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LAKE PLACID — After dropping two of its first three sets, Plattsburgh High rebounded for a come-from-behind defeat of Lake Placid in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference volleyball Monday.

The Hornets won the fourth and fifth set, 25-23 and 25-22.

Sam Martin helped spark the comeback. Martin, a returning player on Shae LaPorte’s squad, scored 16 points on six aces, 16 kills, seven digs and one block.

Teammate Rachel Bedard added six points, two aces, 16 assists and two digs in the one-set win.

Brenna Garrett paced the Blue Bombers with 15 points, six aces, seven assists and seven kills. Taylor Maiorca added three points, seven kills, seven assists, one block and two digs.

Plattsburgh High 3, Lake Placid 2

PHS: 25-14, 24-26, 18-25, 25-23, 25-22

PHS- J. Bedard, 2 points, 3 kills, 5 digs. R. Bedard, 6 points, 2 aces, 16 assists, 2 digs. Bracale, 9 points, 4 aces, 2 kills, 1 assist, 3 digs. Bushey, 2 points, 1 ace, 1 kill. Dragoon, 3 points, 2 kills, 12 assists, 1 block, 2 digs. Herkalo, 10 points, 2 aces, 4 digs. Martin, 16 points, 6 aces, 16 kills, 7 digs, 1 block. McMahon, 6 kills, 8 digs. Coon, 4 points, 2 aces, 3 kills, 2 digs.

LP- Maiorca, 3 points, 7 kills, 7 assists, 1 block, 2 digs. Wallace, 6 points, 3 aces, 2 kills, 4 digs. Santana, 1 point, 1 kill, 1 block. Garrett, 15 points, 6 aces, 7 assists, 7 kills. O’Leary, 7 points, 1 dig. Megliore, 7 points, 1 kill, 1 block, 1 assist, 6 digs. Fell, 5 points, 1 ace, 4 kills, 1 block. Eaton, 8 points, 3 aces, 3 digs. Potter, 1 block.

AuSable Valley 3, Saranac 1

SARANAC — The Patriots earned their 10th victory of the fall, defeating the Chiefs in four sets 25-18, 23-25, 25-11 and 25-19.

AuSable Valley’s Mirissa O’Neill accumulated 16 points, eight aces, 13 kills, three digs and 18 assists. Miranda Sheffer added 12 points, six aces, 11 kills, five digs, one block and 14 assists.

Charlotte Stevens led Saranac with 10 points on five aces, eight assists and one kill. Anna Dorrance picked up nine points, two aces, four assists and two kills in the loss.

AuSable Valley 3, Saranac 1

AVC: 25-18, 23-25, 25-11, 25-19

AVCS- Miller, 13 points, 4 aces, 11 kills, 9 digs, 1 assist. Brown, 6 points, 4 kills, 6 digs, 1 assist. Sheffer, 12 points, 6 aces, 11 kills, 5 digs, 1 block, 14 assists. Mira. O’Neill, 1 point. Racette, 7 points, 4 aces, 4 kills, 1 dig. Maloney, 9 points, 2 aces, 12 digs. Brunell, 2 digs. Miri. O’Neill, 16 points, 8 aces, 13 kills, 3 digs, 18 assists. Christian, 1 kill, 2 digs.

SCS- Byerley, 10 points, 4 aces, 1 assist. Dorrance, 9 points, 2 aces, 4 assists, 2 kills. Hutti, 2 points. LaPoint, 4 points, 2 aces, 1 assist, 1 kill. Monty, 6 kills. Smith, 1 point, 2 kills, 1 block. Stevens, 10 points, 5 aces, 8 assists, 1 kill.

Beekmantown 3, Northeastern Clinton 0

BEEKMANTOWN — Michaela LaFountain paced the one-loss Eagles in their three-game sweep of the Cougars.

LaFountain, a sophomore setter, totaled 13 points on one ace, 27 assists, five digs and one kill.

Grace Kelly and Jordynne Ales were also notable contributors in the win. Kelly recorded nine points, two aces, two blocks, six kills and 16 digs, while Ales added eight points, two aces and 20 digs.

Ashley LaVenture and Oriana LaFlesh each paced Northeastern Clinton in its loss. LaVenture had four points on one ace and nine digs. LaFlesh picked up two points and 10 digs.

Beekmantown 3, Northeastern Clinton 0

BCS: 25-6, 25-11, 25-6

BCS- King, 3 digs. Frederick, 6 points, 6 digs. LaFountain, 13 points, 1 ace, 27 assists, 5 digs, 1 kill. Bailey, 1 dig. Gates, 5 points, 5 aces, 3 digs. Manor, 1 assist, 1 kill, 1 dig. Reid, 5 digs. Kelly, 9 points, 2 aces, 2 blocks, 6 kills, 16 digs. Ales, 8 points, 2 aces, 20 digs. Frechette, 3 points, 1 ace, 11 kills, 9 digs. Vicencio, 5 points, 3 aces, 6 digs, 1 kill. Ryan, 8 points, 2 aces, 2 blocks, 10 kills, 8 digs. Bjelko, 1 kill, 1 dig. Anderson, 4 points, 5 kills, 1 dig.

NCCS- Tallon, 5 digs, 1 assist. Vasquez, 1 point, 6 digs. LaFlesh, 2 points, 10 digs. Morrison, 1 dig. A. McCoy, 3 points, 1 ace, 2 blocks, 3 digs. Khater, 11 digs. LaVenture, 4 points, 1 ace, 9 digs. Kellison, 1 kill, 2 digs. Rabideau, 1 dig.