WAVERLY JV SWEPT BY ELMIRA IN SEASON FINALE
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | April 14, 2021 | Photo courtesy David Alliger
WAVERLY — Waverly dropped a pair of tightly-contested sets in a
season-ending, 2-0, loss to Elmira here Wednesday night in IAC junior
varsity volleyball action.
The Lady Express won decisions of 25-19 and 26-24. Elmira also won an exhibition set by the score of 25-4.
Brilynn Belles led Waverly with nine points, including six aces, four digs, and two kills, while Natalie Lauper had five points, two kills, and two digs, and Mia Bakley had four points — all aces, and three digs.
Erica Ryck added two points, eight digs, four setter assists, and two kills for the Lady Wolverines, while Haylie Davenport recorded five digs, and Ashlen Croft registered three kills and one block.
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.