Archbold, OH

Birds Third In Kalida Invitational

Emily Hubby served two aces against Fairview in the Kalida Invitational and had 29 kills in Pettisville's three matches.– photo by Mario Gomez

Emily Hubby served two aces against Fairview in the Kalida Invitational and had 29 kills in Pettisville’s three matches.– photo by Mario Gomez

Pettisville won two of three matches to finish third in the Kalida Varsity Volleyball Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 8.

The Birds (4-4) also hosted Hilltop for a Buckeye Border Conference battle, Thursday, Sept. 6. PHS won in three games to start the league season with a 1-0 record.

Kalida Invitational
PHS Def. Fairview
25-19, 15-25, 25-18
Lima Bath Def. PHS
25-23, 25-7
PHS Def. Edgerton
25-21, 22-25, 25-16

Emily Hubby had nine kills while Ashlynn Waidelich had eight against the Apaches. Dana Fricke had five kills, and Emily Eicher had three. The Birds were 88-106 in attacks, including 29 kills.

Stephanie Hubby served seven of the team’s 14 aces, while Eicher served three and E. Hubby had two.

Claire Fry was 40-40 in setting; E. Hubby was 28-28. Fricke had two solo blocks.

The Birds dropped into the consolation bracket with a two-game loss to Lima Bath. E. Hubby had seven of the Birds’ 16 kills. Waidelich and Fricke each had three.

PHS took third with a three-game victory over the Bulldogs in the consolation bracket. E. Hubby had 13 kills; S. Hubby had seven. Waidelich and Fricke each had five. As a team, the Birds were 100-121 in attacks, including 34 kills.

Waidelich served seven of the Birds’ 10 aces against Edgerton. Fry was 43-44 in setting, while E. Hubby was 42-42.

PHS Def. Hilltop
25-18, 25-20, 25-23

Pettisville defeated the Cadets in three straight for its first BBC win of the season.

E. Hubby led PHS with 12 kills; Fricke had eight and Jordyn Pursel had seven. Fricke had four solo blocks, and Eicher served five aces.

Fry was 31-32 in setting; Hubby was 39-39.

As a team, PHS was 62-72 in serving with nine aces; 79- 81 in setting; and 108-124 in attacks with 36 kills.

The Pettisville junior varsity won 26-24, 20-25, 25-7.

Archbold Junior Varsity Invitational

The Birds finished third in the Archbold Junior Varsity Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 8.

PHS defeated Edgerton 25- 21, 23-25, 25-19 in the first round. Eastwood dropped the Birds into the consolation bracket in the second round, 25-16, 22-25, 25-18. PHS (5- 3) finished third after defeating Sylvania Southview 25- 19, 25-19.

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