WAVERLY AVENGES PAIR OF LOSSES WITH SWEEP OF NEWARK VALLEY
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | April 8, 2021
NEWARK VALLEY — Waverly avenged a pair of losses earlier in the season
with a 2-0 sweep of Newark Valley here Thursday in IAC junior varsity
The junior Lady Wolverines won by scores of 25-22 and 25-10. They also won a third exhibition set, 25-20.
Brilynn Belles led Waverly with 15 service points, including seven aces, five digs, and two kills, while Lainey Teeter had 11 points, including six aces, and Mia Bakley had eight points (four aces) and seven digs.
Erica Ryck had six points (two aces) and five digs in the win, while Maddy Olmsted had five points, 12 setter assists, two kills and two digs, Peyton Shaw added three points (two aces), a team-high nine kills and two blocks, Ashlen Croft registered three kills, and Natalie Lauper chipped in with two kills.
Waverly, now 2-7, returns to action Friday at Tioga.
About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.