WAVERLY SWEEPS WATKINS GLEN IN SEASON OPENER
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | March 17, 2021 | Photo courtesy David Alliger
WAVERLY — Waverly pulled out a tightly-contested second set on its way
to a 3-0 season-opening sweep of Watkins Glen here Wednesday night in
IAC volleyball action.
The Lady Wolverines opened the night with a 25-16 win, then held off the Lady Senecas in a 26-24 decision. They finished off the sweep with a 25-13 win.
Caitlin Bakley led Waverly with 13 service points, including 11 aces, three digs, and two kills, while Emilee Little had 10 points, including five aces, and seven kills, and Aryan Peters had eight points (two ace), 12 setter assists, and three digs.
Aubrey Ennis had seven points, three kills, and five digs in the win, while Sidney Tomasso added seven points (two aces) and two digs, Michaella Lauper had six points (two aces) and three digs, and Sydney Nierstedt chipped in with two kills.
Colby Depree led Watkins Glen with 10 points, while Carlie Baker registered three kills, four blocks, and three digs, Sarah Jones had five assists, and Kelsey Demillo added three aces.
Waverly returns to action Friday at Thomas A. Edison.
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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.