KENT TARBOX / for The Courier
FINDLAY HIGH SCHOOL’S Sammy Vance, right, spikes the ball past Lima Senior’s Alleah Julien during Thursday’s Three Rivers Athletic Conference volleyball match at FHS. The Trojans picked up a 25-12, 25-16, 25-12 win on senior night.

Grace Blatnik racked up 29 assists and seven aces as Findlay High School’s volleyball team defeated Lima Senior 25-12, 25-16, 25-12 on senior night Thursday for a Three Rivers Athletic Conference win.

The Trojans improved to 5-17 overall, 2-5 in the TRAC to close out the regular season

Claire Bishop had a team-high 19 digs while Kristen Scherger led with eight kills and three blocks.

FINDLAY (5-17, 2-5 TRAC)

SERVING: Grace Blatnik 19-19, Claire Bishop 15-16, Elle Price 8-8. ACES: Blatnik 7, Bishop 4, Price 3. KILLS: Kristen Scherger 8, Price 4. ASSISTS: Blatnik 29, Price 3. DIGS: Bishop 19. BLOCKS: Scherger 3, Price 2.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Findlay 25-6, 25-7.

FRESHMEN: Findlay 25-1, 25-5.

OTTAWA-GLANDORF 3

ELIDA 0

ELIDA — Top-ranked Ottawa-Glandorf locked up the outright Western Buckeye League volleyball championship Thursday with a 25-8, 25-15, 25-17 victory over Elida.

The WBL title is the second in a row and sixth in seven years for the Titans, who are ranked No. 1 in the latest Division III coaches poll and improved to 20-1, 9-0 WBL.

Taylor Alt and Erica Annesser each had 11 kills for O-G, with Alt adding five aces and 14 digs and Annesser three aces. Clair Eiden had 17 digs and Maddie White served five aces. Bri Schimmoeller (16) and Kendra Ellerbrock (15) combined for 31 assists.

Elida fell to 9-13, 2-7 WBL.

Ottawa-Glandorf (20-1, 9-0 WBL)

ACES: Maddie White 5, Taylor Alt 5, Erica Annesser 3. KILLS: Alt 11, Annesser 11. ASSISTS: Bri Schimmoeller 16, Kendra Ellerbrock 15. DIGS: Claire Eiden 17, Alt 14.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Ottawa-Glandorf 25-22, 25-17.

FRESHMEN: Ottawa-Glandorf, 2-0.

LEIPSIC 3

CONVOY CRESTVIEW 0

LEIPSIC — Leipsic’s Hayley Heitmeyer had team-highs of 13 kills, three aces and four blocks as the state-ranked Vikings topped Convoy Crestview 25-19, 25-15, 25-21 for a nonleague volleyball win Thursday.

Carlee Siefker chipped in 11 kills, seven digs and also had four blocks for the Vikings (20-2), ranked No. 4 in Division IV.

Lexi Gregory’s 13 kills led Crestview which fell to 16-6 overall.

LEIPSIC (20-2)

SERVING: Hayley Heitmeyer 14-15, Lyndie Hazelton 12-13, Brooke Brown 10-10, Carlee Siefker 8-8. ACES: Heitmeyer 3, Loredo 2. KILLS: Heitmeyer 13, Siefker 11. SPIKING: Heitmeyer 27-28, Siefker 19-23. ASSISTS: Loredo 16, Hazelton 11. SETTING: Loredo 33-33, 45-45. DIGS: Kacey Dulle 13, Brown 10, Siefker 7. BLOCKS: Heitmeyer & Siefker 4.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Leipsic 25-16, 25-13.

ARLINGTON 3

LIMA C.C. 1

ARLINGTON — Hailey Essinger slammed 15 kills with seven digs and Hannah Willow added 13 kills with 12 digs and two aces as Arlington topped Lima Central Catholic 25-20, 24-26, 25-22, 26-24 in nonconference play.

Lindsay Dodds recorded 36 assists with nine digs, Abbie Sheets served for three aces with 19 digs and Morgan Wykes added 18 digs and two aces as the Red Devils finished the regular season with a 17-5 record.

ARLINGTON (17-5)

POINTS: Morgan Wykes 14, Lindsay Dodds 11, Kyra Bormuth 9. SERVING: Wykes 19-20, Dodds 15-17, Bormuth 15-16. ACES: Abbie Sheets 3, Wykes & Willow 2. KILLS: Hailey Essinger 15, Willow 13, Carlee Simon 7. SPIKING: Jenna Pepple 36-42, Sarah Solt 20-21, Willow 29-32, Essinger 22-23. ASSISTS: Lindsay Dodds 36. SETTING: Dodds 134-134. DIGS: Sheets 19, Simon 18, Willow 12. BLOCKS: Willow 3, Solt 2.

MARION ELGIN 3

HARDIN NORTHERN 2

DOLA — Hardin Northern’s Rylie Bame notched a double-double with 18 kills and 19 digs but the Polar Bears fell 19-25, 18-25, 25-14, 25-15, 15-11 to Marion Elgin in a Northwest Central Conference volleyball match Thursday.

Gabby Weaver led with 17 assists while Morgan Pauley tallied 11 kills and nine digs for Hardin Northern (7-14, 5-3 NWCC).

Marion Elgion (15-8, 8-0) clinched the NWCC title outright.

HARDIN NORTHERN (7-14, 5-3 NWCC)

ACES: Alex Jackson 7, Kennedy Halll & Renee Newton 3. KILLS: Rylie Bame 18, Morgan Pauley 11, Jackson 5. ASSISTS: Gabby Weaver 17, Hall 14. DIGS: Bame 19, Emma Miller 17, Pauley 9. BLOCKS: Newton 6, Jackson & 2.

VAN BUREN 3

BLUFFTON 1

BLUFFTON — Emma Reineke slammed 14 kills and two blocks and Van Buren outlasted Bluffton on Thursday in a nonconference volleyball tilt.

Lindsay Shaw had 31 assists and Faith DeWalt had 19 digs to lead the Black Knights (16-6).

Kylie Stackhouse registered 18 kills, Ameri Siferd had 30 assists and Kylie Monday finished with18 digs for Bluffton (4-17).

VAN BUREN (16-6)

SERVING: Faith DeWalt 25-25, Maddy Marks 19-19. ACES: Emma Reineke 2, Jessica Reinhart 2. KILLS: Reineke 14, Reinhart 9, Marks 5, Mackenzie Saltzman 4, Lindsay Shaw 3, Sydney Leaper 2, DeWalt 1. ASSISTS: Shaw 31, Marks 2. DIGS: DeWalt 19, Saltzman 17, Reinhart 13, Shaw 10, Marks 8, Reineke 4, Leaper 2. BLOCKS: Reineke 2, Leaper 1.

BLUFFTON (4-17)

ACES: Kylie Monday 3, Katie Prater 2, Ameri Siferd 2. KILLS: Kylie Stackhouse 18, Prater 12. ASSISTS: Siferd 30. DIGS: Monday 18, Siferd 16. BLOCKS: Prater 3, Libby Schaadt 2.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Van Buren 25-20, 25-17.

NEW RIEGEL 3

DANBURY 0

NEW RIEGEL — Christen Hohman served seven of New Riegel’s 18 aces Thursday as the Blue Jackets rolled past Danbury 25-10, 25-5, 25-7 in a Sandusky Bay Conference River Division volleyball match.

Seven players had ace serves for New Riegel (18-4, 11-3 SBC River). Aubrey Bouillon had four aces, four kills, six digs and 18 assists. Julia Reinhart had a team-best seven kills, with Kaitlyn Kirian getting six kills and Jordan Hohman five. Madalyn Reinhart led the defense with eight digs.

Danbury fell to 2-16, 1-13 SBC River.

New Riegel (18-4, 11-3 SBC River)

SERVING: Christen Hohman 17-17, Brooklyn Gillig 14-15, Aubrey Bouillon 11-12. ACES: C. Hohman 7, Bouillon 4, Gillig 2, Katelyn Kirian 2. KILLS: Julia Reinhart 7, Kirian 6, Jordan Hohman 5. SPIKING: Kirian 16-18, J. Reinhart 12-14, C. Hohman 7-8. ASSISTS: Bouillon 18, Marianna Tiell 5. SETTING: Bouillon 41-41, Tiell 17-17. SERVE RECEIVE: Madalyn Reinhart 8-9. DIGS: M Reinhart 8, Gillig 6, Bouillon 6.

ELMWOOD 3

GENOA 0

GENOA — Lizzy Hall smacked 12 kills with 13 digs and Anna Veryser had 11 kills for Elmwood as the Royals spiked Genoa 25-12, 25-16, 10-25, 25-15 in Northern Buckeye Conference play.

Maddie Mossbarger and Kayla Minich both recorded eight kills and Brooklyn Thrash added six kills to back Hall and Veryser at the net.

Madi Schroeder dished out 41 assists with 13 digs and six aces and Jill Hannah and Maddie Daniels chipped in 28 and 12 digs respectively for Elmwood (9-13 overall, 4-10 NBC).

JUNIOR VARSITY: Elmwood 25-15, 25-23.

PATRICK HENRY 3

NORTH BALTIMORE 0

NORTH BALTIMORE — Mia McCartney had 13 digs with an ace and Hannah Lord added 11 digs and an ace for North Baltimore as the Tigers dropped a 25-11, 25-16, 25-22 nonconference loss to Patrick Henry.

Patrick Henry improved to 11-11 while North Baltimore fell to 2-16.

Allie McPherson chipped in 11 digs with four assists and an ace, Grace Hagemyer recorded four kills and four blocks and Leah Lee (2 kills) and Allison Kepling (4 assists) both served up a pair of aces for the Tigers.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Patrick Henry, 25-13, 25-17.

MILLER CITY 3

LIBERTY CENTER 2

MILLER CITY — Brittany Kuhlman has 35 assists, 23 digs and two aces Thursday to help Miller City to a 25-14, 23-25, 23-25, 25-19, 15-13 comeback victory over Liberty Center in a nonleague volleyball match.

Kylie Berner and Abi Lammers each had 13 kills for Miller City (13-8), with Abi Teders chippin in seven kills. Cayla Troyer had 21 digs.

Liberty Center fell to 4-18.

Miller City (13-8)

ACES: Brittany Kuhlman 2. KILLS: Kylie Berner 13, Abi Lammers 13, Abi Teders 7. ASSISTS: Kuhlman 35. DIGS: Kuhlman 23, Cayla Troyer 21.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Miller City 25-21, 26-24.

MOHAWK 3

RIDGEDALE 0

SYCAMORE — Mohawk, ranked 11th in the latest Division IV coaches poll, won the outright Northern 10 Conference volleyball championship Thursday with a 25-10, 25-14, 25-10 victory over Ridgedale.

Mohawk’s Alexa Konkle had 29 assists to pass the 1,500-assist career milestone. She now has 1,526.

Madi Chester and Kaylee Ward each had 11 kills for the Warriors (20-2, 15-1 N10), with Ward serving four aces and Chester three aces. Aubrey Margraf had 17 digs and two aces, while Paityn Clouse added five kills and two blocks. Emma Myers-Huffman had five kills and two aces.

Ridgedale fell to 8-14, 4-12 N10.

Mohawk (20-2, 15-1 N10)

ACES: Kaylee Ward 4, Madi Chester 3. KILLS: Chester 11, Ward 11, Paityn Clouse 5, Emma Myers-Huffman 5. ASSISTS: Alexa Konkle 29. DIGS: Aubrey Margraf 17. BLOCKS: Clouse 2.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Mohawk 25-22, 25-11.

KALIDA 3

PANDORA-GILBOA 0

PANDORA — Kalida’s Morgan Mock totaled a match-high 16 kills as the Wildcats swept Pandora-Gilboa 25-20, 25-19, 25-22 for a Putnam County League volleyball win Thursday.

Tara Gerding added 28 assists and four aces while Camryn Huffman had team-highs of 26 digs and five aces for Kalida (8-14, 2-4 PCL).

Addilyn Diller led the Rockets (10-12, 1-5) with 22 assists and 15 digs.

kALIDA (8-14, 2-4)

SERVING: Camryn Hoffman 15-16, Tara Gerding 12-12, Morgan Mock 11-11. ACES: Hoffman 5, Gerding 4, Lydia Vorst 3. KILLS: Mock 16, Emily Buss 8, Vorst 7, Grace Klausing 6. SPIKING: Mock 33-41, Klausing 15-21, Vorst 18-20. ASSISTS: Gerding 28. SETTING: Gerding 91-91, Klausing 25-26. DIGS: Hoffman 26, Klausing 14, MaClerin Morrissey 12. BLOCKS: Vorst 3.

PANDORA-GILBOA (10-12, 1-5 PCL)

KILLS: Laci Fenstermaker 8, Mikayla Simons 6. SPIKING: Fenstermaker 21-21, Simons 19-19. ASSISTS: Addilyn Diller 22. SETTING: 85-90. DIGS: Diller 15. BLOCKS: Simons 3, Fenstermaker 2.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Pandora-Gilboa, 25-14, 25-19.

CORY-RAWSON 3

DELPHOS JEFFERSON 0

DELPHOS — Cory-Rawson’s Riley Garmatter did a little of everything as the Hornets got by Delphos Jefferson 25-18, 28-26, 19-25, 22-25, 15-12 for a nonleague volleyball victory Thursday.

Garmatter collected seven aces, 17 kills, 16 assists, 19 digs and three blocks for the Hornets (7-14).

The Wildcats fell to 6-17 overall.

CORY-RAWSON (7-14)

SERVING: Riley Garmatter 22-25, Taylor Born 20-23, Aubrey Price 14-16, Maddy Wellington 14-17. ACES: R. Garmetter 7. KILLS: R. Garmatter 17, Amanda Green 9, Alli Garmatter 7, Emma Bower 5. SPIKING: R. Garmatter 32-40, Green 27-35, A. Garmatter 22-23. ASSISTS: Wellington 19, R. Garmatter 16. SETTING: Wellington 48-53, R. Garmatter 47-47. DIGS: A. Garmatter 20, R. Garmatter 19, Green 13, Wellington 7, Born 6. BLOCKS: R. Garmatter & A. Garmatter 3.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Delphos Jefferson 25-17, 25-13.

OTTOVILLE 3

CONTINENTAL 1

CONTINENTAL — Ottoville’s Brynlee Hanneman had a monster match Thursday, recording 25 kills, 25 digs and six blocks, as the Big Green defeated Continental 23-25, 25-16, 25-16, 25-20 in Putnam County League volleyball play.

Quinley Schlagbaum added 16 kills, 30 digs and three blocks, while Kylee Hoersten had 56 assists and 22 digs as Ottoville improved to 7-15, 3-3 PCL. Rachel Kemper had seven kills and two blocks, and Taylor Beining had five kills and six blocks.

Jessica Stauffer had 41 assists, 13 digs and seven kills for Continental (5-17, 0-6 PCL). Brooke Bradford (15 digs) and Breanne Eickholt each had nine kills, and Madelyn Potts (15 digs) and Mackenzie Rayle (13 digs) both had eight kills.

Ottoville (7-15, 3-3 PCL)

KILLS: Brynlee Hanneman 25, Quinley Schlagbaum 16, Rachel Kemper 7. ASSISTS: Kylee Hoersten 56. DIGS: Schlagbaum 30, Hanneman 25, Hoersten 22. BLOCKS: Taylor Beining 6, Hanneman 6, Schlagbaum 3.

Continental (5-17, 0-6 PCL)

KILLS: Brooke Bradford 9, Breanne Eickholt 9, Mackenzie Rayle 8, Madelyn Potss 8. ASSISTS: Jessica Stauffer 41. DigS: Kennedy Hiltner 21, Bradford 15, Potts 15.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Continental 18-25, 25-22, 25-21.

CAREY 3

BUCYRUS 0

BUCYRUS — Carey’s McKenzie Row had team-highs of five aces and 11 kills as the Blue Devils topped Bucyrus 25-11, 25-12, 25-17 in Northern 10 Conference volleyball action Thursday.

Row also had eight digs while Emma Wagner had 23 assists and eight assists for the Blue Devils (10-11, 9-7 N10).

Bucyrus fell to 2-20, 0-16 in the N10.

CAREY (10-11, 9-7 N10)

ACES: McKenzie Row 5, Makenzie Snyder 4, Makayla Fischbach 2. KILLS: Row 11, Seylor Kin 5, Sadie Arend & Alaina Tiell 4. ASSISTS: Emma Wagner 23. DIGS: Ellison Roark 9, Row & Wagner 8, Snyder 7. BLOCKS: Kin 2.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Carey, 25-10, 25-7.

FRESHMEN: Carey, 25-6, 25-3.

TIFFIN CALVERT 3

OLD FORT 1

TIFFIN — Three Tiffin Calvert players finished with 11 kills or more and the Senecas beat Old Fort 24-26, 25-18, 25-15, 25-18 on Thursday to win the Sandusky Bay Conference River Division.

Ashlyn Jones had 12 kills and 20 digs and Emma White and Lexie White added 11 kills apiece for Calvert (19-3, 13-1 SBC).

Emma White also had 19 assists and Sophie Burtis added 17 for the Senecas. Zoe Myers added nine kills and led Calvert with six blocks.

Morgan Miller’s 22 assists and six digs by Jenna Clouse led Old Fort (18-4, 12-2).

OLD FORT (18-4, 12-2)

ACES: Savannah McCoy 2, Madison Guth 1. KILLS: Jenna Clouse 6, Grace Wasserman 5, Guth 5, Morgan Miller 3, McCoy 3, Chloe Wilkinson 2, Kara Davidson 2. ASSISTS: Miller 22. DIGS: Ashlyn Magers 16, Guth 14, MacQue Harris 13, Miller 9, McCoy 5, Clouse 1. BLOCKS: Wasserman 4, Miller 2, Guth 1, Clouse 1, Davidson 1.

tiffin calvert (19-3, 13-1 sbc)

ACES: Sophie Burtis 3, Lexie White 2. KILLS: Ashlyn Jones 12, Emma White 11, L. White 11, Zoe Myers 9. ASSISTS: E. White 19, Burtis 17. DIGS: Shelby Hemminger 23, Jones 20. BLOCKS: Myers 6, Lila Gehring 3.

JUNIOR VARSITY: Tiffin Calvert, 25-22, 23-25, 25-22.

FRESHMEN: Tiffin Calvert, 25-22, 25-21.

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