Maryland volleyball teams continue postseason push with region semifinals | Baltimore Sun high school sports roundup

Maryland’s public school girls volleyball teams continued their push toward the state tournament on Monday with the regional semifinal round.

Here are results from around the Baltimore region as they are reported:


Volleyball — region semifinals

Class 4A North

Perry Hall 3, Dundalk 0


The Gators will travel to Dulaney for the 4A North Region I final on Wednesday.

Dulaney 3, Western 0

The Lions will host Perry Hall in the 4A North Region I final on Wednesday.

Class 4A East


Broadneck 3, South River 0

Natalie Luscomb spearheaded the Bruins with 17 service points, 17 kills, 15 digs, two aces and a block in a 25-17, 25-22, 25-17 win over the Seahawks. Hannah Waters contributed 16 assists, 16 service points, three aces, three kills and seven digs, Bella Rubino had 13 kills, nine service points, two aces and six digs and Madeline Stewart had 10 service points, five kills, three blocks, four digs and 14 assists.

For South River, Lindsey Hutchins led the bunch with seven kills, while Beth Marks had six kills and was 7-for-8 serving with three aces. Three Seahawks went perfect from the service line: Ava Hazard (10-for-10), McKenzie Mulvhill (9-for-9) and Megyn Kelly (8-for-8, five assists).

Broadneck will face Leonardtown on Wednesday.

Old Mill 3, Glen Burnie 0

Freshman Cameron Rickard led the Patriots from the service line and finished with six aces and eight digs in a 25-22, 25-19, 25-6 win. Fellow freshman Kendall Lee contributed five aces and five kills as well as two digs and sophomore Morgan Daughters finished with eight kills, four blocks and four aces. Senior Ashley Chen shared the wealth with 16 assists, three kills and three aces.

Old Mill moves on to face top-seeded Arundel on Wednesday.

Arundel 3, North County 0

Leonardtown 3, Severna Park 0

Class 3A North

C.M. Wright at Aberdeen, 4

Visiting C. Milton Wright held off a resilient Eagles team for 25-15, 23-25, 25-12, 25-19 win to advance to the 3A North Region II championship on Wednesday. CMW will face Bel Air.

Franklin 3, City 1

The Indians won in four sets and will play Poly for the 3A North Region I title on Wednesday.

Poly 3, Woodlawn 0

The Engineers will host Franklin for the 3A North Region I championship on Wednesday.

Bel Air 3, Edgewood 0

The Bobcats (14-0) cruised to a 25-6, 25-15, 25-16 win over the visiting Rams (7-9) in a 3A North Region II semifinal. Mackenzie Springer (5 aces, 9 kills), Lexi Couch (3 aces, 7 kills), Autumn Grimsley (5 aces), Megan Cassaday (4 aces, 2 kills), Anaiah Lewis (5 kills) and Kayden Hardenbrook (3 kills) led the Bobcats, who will host C. Milton Wright on Wednesday in the region final.

Bel Air will host C. Milton Wright on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. for the 3A North Region II title.

Class 3A South

Crofton 3, Stephen Decatur 0

Emily Gustie matched kills for digs with 11 each as well as 14 serves and five digs in the Cardinals’ 25-17, 25-17, 25-10 win. Christine Wang had 28 assists, 16 serves, three aces and a kill. Lluvia Owens-Pabon went perfect from the service line (11-for-11) and added six aces, while Cora Shafer had six kills and five blocks. Taylor Gifford added five kills.

Class 3A East

River Hill 3, Atholton 1

The Hawks advance to face Reservoir for the 3A East Region II championship on Wednesday with a 25-23, 25-23, 20-25, 25-6 win over the Raiders.

Leaders for River Hill were Brooke Laumann (3 aces, 10 digs), Erin Li (1 ace, 25 digs), Logan Maxwell (1 ace, 1 kill, 6 digs), Molly Xu (27 assists, 1 ace, 5 digs), Sungeen Ghuman (14 assists, 1 assist, 3 digs), Shreeni Chikyala (12 kills, 3 blocks, 1 assist, 1 dig) Abby Chicorelli (1 kills, 2 blocks, 3 digs), Grace Leska (12 kills) and Christina Lui (6 kills, 2 digs).

Howard 3, Centennial 2

In a 21-25, 25-22, 25-22, 15-25, 15-12 victory, the Lions were led by Tyller Williams (8 kills, 3 blocks), Corinne Chau (16 kills), Darien Garner (13 kills), Ayanna Pharoah (3 aces, 2 kills, 40 assists), Briana May (23 digs, 4 assists), Sophia Platt (4 aces) and Morgan Harris (14 digs).

Reservoir 3, Long Reach 0

The Gators swept the Lightning, 25-12, 25-14, 25-17, to advance to the 3A East Region II championship game on Wednesday.

Reservoir was led by Samiha Foster (20 kills, 7 digs, 2 aces), Jess Rothermel (21 assists, 7 digs), Haley Ko (17 assists, 2 aces), Kelsey Holmes (9 kills, 2 blocks), Madison Hill (5 kills, 2 aces) and Gabby Allen (9 digs, 2 aces).

Isabella Mora (5 kills, 7 digs), Hayley Norton (1 block, 8 assists, 5 digs), Mia Rubio (1 ace, 2 assists, 9 digs) and Kailey Young (2 aces, 5 kills, 2 blocks, 5 digs) were the top players for Long Reach.

Westminster 3, Marriotts Ridge 1

The Owls beat Howard County’s Marriotts Ridge in four sets, 25-21, 23-25, 25-18, 25-16, to reach the 3A East Region I final. Cassi Shields led Westminster with 31 kills, while Emma Reaves pitched in 10.

Class 2A North

Sparrows Pt. 3, Patterson 0

The Pointers will host Eastern Tech in the 2A North Region II final on Wednesday.

Eastern Tech 3, Chesa.-BC 1

Eastern Tech will travel to Sparrows Point for the 2A North Region II championship on Wednesday.

Carver A&T 3, Owings Mill 0

Carver will travel to Hereford for the 2A North Region I final on Wednesday.

Hereford 3, Milford Mill 0

The Bulls will host Carver A&T in the 2A North Region I championship game on Wednesday.

Class 2A East

Fallston 3, N. Harford 0

The Cougars (7-7) swept the host Hawks (11-4) in a 2A East Region I semifinal, 25-17, 25-13, 25-16.

Strong serving led the Cougars, who had 19 aces across the team and were led by Grace Pfaff with five. Sam Conrad, Kyra Douglass and Abby Ruth had four apiece. Amanda Sharpe had nine blocks and Abby Ruth added 19 digs for Fallston, which will visit Rising Sun at 6 p.m. Wednesday for the 2A East Region I title.

Class 2A West

Glenelg 3, Hammond 1

Glenelg took down Hammond in four sets, 25-16, 25-23, 22-25, 25-10, to advance to the Region II final. The Gladiators (10-5) will host Poolesville on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

Mackenzie Calhoun (24 kills, 5 aces, 1 assist, 6 digs), Lindsay Kelley ( 35 assists, 1 ace, 4 kills, 9 digs), Liesl Walter (6 kills, 1 block), Sydney Yoon (3 assists, 27 digs) and Sarah Parker (10 kills, 3 aces, 1 block, 1 assist, 10 digs) led Glenelg against the Golden Bears.

Liberty 3, Southern-AA 0

Liberty won in straight sets, 25-17, 25-22, 25-14, as juniors Sarah Hart (19 kills, 14 digs), Paige Coulson (10 kills, 15 digs) and Hadley Rossbach (2 aces, 11 digs) had strong performances. Junior Erin Gossard contributed three aces and five digs and junior Jenna Liska added two kills and five digs for the Lions, who will play Century in the 2A West Region I final on Wednesday.

Century 3, Winters Mill 1

The Knights will face Liberty in the 2A West Region I championship game on Wednesday after a four-set win over Winters Mill. Leaders for Century were Eva Brandt (21 kills, 19 service points with 6 aces), Uchechi Mba (11 kills), Vanessa Gude (10 digs), Alyssa Hoffman (39 assists and 13 digs) and Lizzy Coonts (19 service points).


Class 1A North


ACCE 3, Edmondson 2

ACCE will host SEED in the 1A North Region I final on Wednesday.

SEED 3, Forest Park 0

SEED swept Forest Park to advance and will play ACCE in the 1A North Region I final on Wednesday.

Dunbar 3, Lake Clifton 0

The Poets will host Lewis in the 1A North Region II final on Wednesday.

Lewis 3, Coppin Acad. 0

Lewis will travel to Dunbar for the 1A North Region II championship on Wednesday.

Class 1A South

F.S. Key 3, Pikesville 1

FSK took down Pikesville in four sets, 25-14, 25-9, 23-25, 25-18, on the back of junior captain and outside hitter Autumn Ruskey, who had 10 digs, two aces and four kills. Junior outside hitter Kelsey Holman had a season-high 19 kills and junior setter Payton Zepp totaled 26 assists, two kills and eight aces.

FSK will face Carroll County foe South Carroll on Wednesday.

South Carroll 3, Western 0

South Carroll took out Western Tech, 25-11, 26-24, 25-13, to advance the 1A South Region I final. Leaders for the Cavaliers were Emily Trail (7 kills, 5 aces), Cali Kalishek (5 digs, 5 aces) and Jenna Askeland (11 assists, 4 digs). Lili White added three kills and five digs and Ava Fogle had five kills and two blocks.

South Carroll will host FSK on Wednesday.

Class 1A East

Bo Manor 3, HDG 0

Top-seeded Bo Manor will host Patterson Mill in the 1A East Region I championship on Wednesday.

Patterson Mill 3, Perryville 2

The Huskies (6-5) beat the visiting Panthers (2-9) in 1A East Region I semifinal. Set scores were 25-21, 13-25, 25-15, 23-25, 15-7.

Patterson Mill will play at Bo Manor on Wednesday at 5 p.m. for the 1A East Region I title.