SHEFFIELD, Pa. – Sheffield and Johnsonburg traded set wins before the Wolverines won the final two sets to put the match away with a 3-1 (25-11, 19-25, 25-16, 25-13) win over the Ramettes.
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Sheffield rolled to a 25-11 first set win, but the roles reversed in the second set as Johnsonburg was up by as many as 10 at points. The Wolverines climbed back to within two, but the Ramettes put the set away.
“We needed to be humbled for a second and they humbled us, we let it get away from us,” Sheffield’s Peyton Wotorson said in her Cole Orthodontic Associates postgame interview. “We didn’t like losing that one, we wanted to sweep it.”
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Wotorson finished with five kills, 11 digs, and was perfect from the service line (27-27) with four aces to earn Allegheny Grille of Foxburg Player of the Match Honors.
Kassidy Orinko had another strong game with 16 kills, 15 digs, and five blocks. Emily Foster had 17 kills, Emily Davidson had 17 digs, and Kadence Steffan ran the offense with 27 set assists and 14 digs.
Natalie Dunworth led the way for Johnsonburg with seven kills, five aces, and nine digs. Kiera Marciniak had six kills, two digs, and three blocks, and Marlee Cherry had seven blocks.
Maria Casilio had 17 digs and an ace, and Cadence Brechtel had six digs and ran the offense with 19 set assists.