11-12: 3. Emily Gates.

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8U: 5. Lily Drechsler.

9-10: 5. Elizabeth Hughes; 7. Greta Shambeau; 8. Abby Sanders.

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11-12: 2. Emily Gates.


8U: 1. Lily Drechsler.

9-10: 1. Elizabeth Hughes; 6. Abby Sanders; 7. Greta Shambeau.

11-12: 2. Emily Gates.


The 14U Columbia Volleyball Club Condors placed second at the St. Mary's College of Maryland Invitational Feb. 2. The team went undefeated until the last two sets of the day. Team members are Kiera Holtzclaw, Lauryn Terry (Hammond), Emma Sams (Centennial), Amanda Ross (Patapsco), Amanda Voll, Hope Kelly (Clarksville), Kaitlin Donovan (Patapsco), Taryn Aylward (Folly Quarter), Elayna Williams (Ellicott Mills) and Brooke Saunderson (Hammond). 

The 16U Thunder team also placed second in the MD Juniors 16s Mixed Tournament on Feb. 3. Finishing first in competitive pool play over BRYC National, MD Juniors Open Black and Powerhouse Athletics, CVC Thunder earned a spot in the gold playoff bracket. The team then defeated Masters Volleyball Academy before falling to MD Juniors Open Black in the championship match. The Thunder players are Rebecca Chamblee (Wilde Lake), Rachel Dubbs (Marriotts Ridge), Taylor Good (Centennial), Madison Lim (Atholton), Essence Holtzclaw, Alyssa Glenn, Valerie Greisman (Howard), Anna Karin Schleimer and Katherine Sudbrook (Howard). The MD Juniors players are Raven Blount (Oakland Mills), Dasha Johnson (Howard), Julia Kim (Marriotts Ridge), Allia Mostafa (Oakland Mills), Olivia Na (Atholton), Ariana Taj (River Hill), Caroline Tussing (Centennial) and Ekunda Wonodi (Howard).

Field Hockey

The Freedom HKY U16 team is headed to the USA Field Hockey National Indoor Tournament after placing third in a regional qualifying tournament in State College, Pa.

Glenelg High School goalie Noelle Frost's outstanding play lifted the team into the national tournament after she successfully held off three rounds of strokers to seal the win. Freedom's U16 team also features Emily Blanchard (Reservoir), Molly Milani (Glenelg) and Laura Gretz.