Orinko, Grubbs Earn All-Star Nods

Sheffield's Kassidy Orinko and Lynzie Grubbs earned Laurel Mountain League All-Star honors. Orinko photo courtesy Cody Elms.

SHEFFIELD, Pa. – A pair of Lady Wolverines were recognized for their strong seasons as Sheffield’s Kassidy Orinko and Lynzie Grubbs were named to the Laurel Mountain League All-Star team.

Orinko followed up a breakout freshman season with a stellar sophomore campaign at middle hitter. Her performance earned her selection to the Small Division First-Team.

Grubbs, a senior middle/outside hitter, closed her high school career by earning a second-team selection.

Elk County Catholic’s Tori Newton was selected the Small Division MVP.

Teams were voted on by league coaches. The full teams follow.


MVP – Tori Newton, So., OH/S, Elk County Catholic

First Team

Tori Newton, So., OH/S, Elk County Catholic
Alaina Sherry, Jr., OH, Johnsonburg
Myka Costanzo, Jr., LB, Kane
Carli Thomas, Sr., MH, Ridgway
Kassidy Orinko, So, MH, Sheffield
Abigail Hasselman, Sr., LB, Elk County Catholic

Second Team

Kalina Powell, Fr. LB, Brockway
Tess Kocjancic, Sr., MH, Johnsonburg
Maddie Bierly, Jr., MH, Elk County Catholic
Cora Jekielek, Jr., OH, Kane
Payton Delhunty, Sr., OH, Ridgway
Lynzie Grubbs, Sr., MH/OH, Sheffield


MVP – Bella Gregory, Sr., OH, DuBois

First Team

Bella Gregory, Sr., OH, DuBois
Emma Delp, Jr., MB, DuBois
Alix Ordiway, Sr., OH, Bradford
Lindsey Reiter, Jr., S/OH, St. Marys
Ashton Pangallo, Sr., S, Brookville
Gabby Gulvas, Jr., LB, DuBois

Second Team

Emma Venesky, Sr., LB, Brookville
Emma Swanson, Jr., OH, Bradford
Ciara Toven, So., OH, Punxsutawney
Emma Galando, Sr., LB, Punxsutawney
Danielle Griebel, So., S, Punxsutawney