Goals from Grace Culver and Ashley Schwartz helped Liberty erase an early one-goal deficit and earn a 2-1 victory on Thursday against Francis Scott Key.
FSK (0-2, 1-3) opened the scoring with Abigail Reiger finding the back of the net off an assist from Mackenzie Willhide. But Liberty (1-0-1, 5-1-1) fought back to tie the game on Culver’s goal off an assist from Madi Rytina.
Later, Schwartz scored the game winner on a header following Morgan Stein’s corner kick.
Addie Kraics made 11 saves at goalie for FSK.
River Hill 3, Westminster 1
Westminster (3-2) got its goal from Stella Schoberg, taking a 1-0 lead early in the second half. But River Hill answered with three unanswered scores, including a late penalty kick, to earn the victory. Goals for the Hawks were scored by Ella Ferrer, Katie Huang and Kaitlyn Heitzman.
Liberty 6, Francis Scott Key 0
Liberty improved its record to 5-0 overall (2-0 county) with its shutout victory over FSK (0-2, 1-2). The Lions were led by six different goal scorers. Colin Apellaniz had three saves in goal. FSK was led by goalie Kyle Kramlick (9 saves).
Westminster def. Francis Scott Key — 3-0 [25-11, 25-9, 25-12]
The Owls (3-0, 4-0) earned the sweep behind big efforts from Amanda Berends (6 kills, 3 aces, 5 digs), Jenna Rodriguez (13 assists, 4 aces), Kylie McWilliams (4 kills), Meghan Spratt (5 aces) and Faith Mohr (13 assists, 5 aces).
FSK (0-4, 0-4) was led by junior outside hitter Kelsey Holman (3 kills, 4 blocks, and 5 digs) and junior libero Caroline Cruickshank (9 digs, 2 assists, and 2 aces).
South Carroll def. Winters Mill — 3-1 [26-24, 25-19, 18-25, 27-25]
Leading the way for South Carroll (2-1, 3-2) was Emily Trail with 9 kills and 13 digs. Lindsey Willie contributed 17 assists to go along with her 4 service aces. Cali Kalishek recorded 6 service aces and 13 digs in the victory.
Winters Mill (1-3, 1-4) got strong efforts from Sarah Buckingham (23 assists), Ava Hall (11 kills), Allison Louque (9 kills) and Staci Kutzler (15 digs).