Thursday’s Volleyball Recaps/Soccer: Rupp Helps Redbank Valley VB Top Brookville

NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. (D9Sports) – Josie Rupp’s 15 kills helped Redbank Valley down visiting Brookville, 3-0 (25-19, 25-9, 28-26).

(Photo of Redbank Valley’s Josie Rupp. Photo by Jared Bakaysa of JB Graphics. See more of Bakaysa’s work here)

Jordan Milliron added seven kills and three aces, Torrilynn Nelson had seven kills, Taylor King four kills and Montana Hetrick three aces for the Lady Bulldogs.

Brookville stats weren’t available.


ST. MARYS, Pa. – Thanks to 15 kills from Taylor Newton Elk County Catholic topped visiting Brockway, 3-0 (25-9, 25-20, 25-7).

Madyson Dellaquila chipped in five kills for the Lady Crusaders with Ellie Fledderman running the offense with 26 set assists.

For Brockway, Abby Alford led the way with three kills and five digs.


PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. – Punxsutawney picked up a 3-0 (26-24, 25-19, 25-14) win over visiting Curwensville.

Elizabeth Mathews had four kills and two digs for Curwensville with Raylee Sunderlin leading the way with five kills and Emma Caldwell chipping in 11 assists.

Punxsutawney stats weren’t available.


RIMERSBURG, Pa. – A strong defensive effort from Marli Hawk helped Union beat visiting Clarion-Limestone, 3-0 (25-10, 25-21, 25-16).

Hawk had 23 digs for the Golden Damsels, while Bryn Davis led the offense with nine kills and five aces. Dominika Logue added nine kills and three aces and Morgan Cumberland had 16 set assists.

Rachel Greeley had four kills and seven blocks for C-L with Sadie Majle adding four digs, Emma Smith two digs, two blocks and two kills and Keara Henry eight assists.


KNOX, Pa. – An all-around strong match from Emily Lauer helped Keystone topple visiting Forest Area, 3-0 (25-8, 25-15, 25-5).

Lauer had five kills, four assists, three digs, three aces and a block for the Lady Panthers and got help from McKenzie Hovis (seven aces, three digs, three kills) and Alyssa Dunlap (four aces and four kills).

Shawna Carbaugh had three digs and two aces for Forest Area with Deseray Fox and Angelina Harp each adding a kill and a dig and Lauren McLaughlin three digs.



PHILIPSBURG, Pa. – Alayna Ryan’s second-half hat trick helped Clearfield pull away for a 7-1 win at Philipsburg-Osceola.

The Lady Bison led 2-0 at halftime and 3-1 after the teams traded goals 22 seconds apart early in the second half with Ryan’s goal giving Clearfield a 3-0 lead before Madison Lucas cut it to 3-1 for P-O.

But Ryan scored twice in an 18-minute span with an Amanda Hazel goal sandwiched in between to put Clearfield up 6-1, and then Emma Hipps added her second goal of the game late to set the final score.

Lydia Brown gave Clearfield a 1-0 lead late in the first half off a Hipps feed, and then Hipps took a feed from Ryan and made it 2-0 with just over two minutes to play before halftime.

Hazel then added a helper on Ryan’s first goal, and Hipps assisted on the second and third goals for Ryan. Alyssa McCracken had the helper on Hazel’s goal, and Hazel had the assist on Hipps’ second tally.

Clearfield outshot P-O 21-4 with Hayley Moore making three saves for the win. Jocelyn Hutton made 14 saves for the Lady Mounties.

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