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April 15, 2014

Cardinals roll to a sweep of Eagles

LINESVILLE — The match only lasted three games, but Logan Herzberger still found the time to post a double-double, notching 14 kills and 18 digs while the Cochranton volleyball team swept Conneaut 25-22, 25-16, 25-18 during Region 1 action on Tuesday.

Nick Dickson also had a productive match with 32 assists. Josh Vanderhoof contributed nine kills and Connor Staudt had eight blocks for the Cardinals (4-0, 2-0 Region 1).

For the Eagles (0-4, 0-2), Seth Dugan handed out 19 assists. Justin Ledford had 14 digs. Mike Sperry and Brett White chipped in with seven kills each. White also had six service points.

Cochranton won the JV match, 2-0.

Devils roll over Steelers

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS — Cambridge Springs opened up the Region 1 portion of its schedule on Tuesday in style, topping Farrell 25-18, 25-12, 25-9 in boys volleyball action.

Tyler Fiely led the Blue Devils (3-1, 1-0 Region 1) on offense with seven kills. Alex Mailliard added six kills followed by Robbie Spence with five kills. Jarred Ferris dished out 20 assists and Devin Walker put up seven blocks.

Cambridge Springs also won the JV match, 25-16, 25-9.

Tigers top Orioles

FRANKLIN — Rocky Grove gave Maplewood a battle, but the Tigers survived, beating the Orioles 25-23, 25-14, 25-19 on Tuesday in Region 1 boys volleyball action.

Dustin Delo led the Tigers (1-3, 1-0 Region 1) with 11 kills. Miller Peters added seven kills. Jeremy Dahl tallied 25 assists and Dane Barker 20 digs.

Wrestling



Lakeview to honor Breese


STONEBORO — The Lakeview School District is holding a ceremonial signing event to honor two-time state wrestling champion Sam Breese.

The event is today at 6 p.m. at the Lakeview High School gymnasium.

Breese’s state championship banners will be revealed at that time. Breese will then ink his national letter of intent to wrestle at Kent State University next year followed by a small reception in the high school cafeteria.

Family, friends, teammates and community members are encouraged to attend.

College Athletics



Men’s Volleyball




Lions receive ECAC bid


ERIE — The Penn State Behrend men’s volleyball team received its first postseason bid on Tuesday.

The Lions earned a spot in the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Division III championships after finishing the regular season at 15-9.

Stevenson University secured the top seed and will host the tournament. The Lions are third seed, joining No. 2 Wentworth and No. 4 Hunter to round out the four-team field.

The tournament begins Saturday. Stevenson and Hunter get the tournament started with a semifinal match at 11 a.m. Penn State faces Wentworth at 1 p.m. The championship match follows at 3 p.m.

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