09/24 - Girls volleyball roundup: Bluth sisters help Highland stave off Mesquite - East Valley Tribune: VarsityXtra

09/24 - Girls volleyball roundup: Bluth sisters help Highland stave off Mesquite

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Posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2003 1:07 pm | Updated: 1:18 pm, Thu Oct 6, 2011.

Bridget Bluth and her sister, Meagan, had 11 kills apiece Tuesday night to help host Highland (3-4, 1-0 5A Fiesta Region) hold off Mesquite (0-1), 25-17, 25-18, 24-26, 13-25, 15-11, in a 5A Fiesta Region match. Brittany Barker contributed seven kills and added six solo blocks for the Hawks.

CHANDLER def. CASA GRANDE, 25-12, 25-17, 25-12: Dominique Lamb had 10 kills and five blocks as the Wolves (7-1, 1-0) defeated the host Cougars in a 5A Fiesta matchup. Marina Mercer had 11 assists and Ashley Jackman had four aces for Chandler.

MOUNTAIN VIEW def. SKYLINE, 25-16, 25-20, 25-10: The visiting Toros overpowered the Coyotes (2-6) in a 5A East Valley matchup. Amber Hurst had 10 kills and four blocks for Skyline.

WESTWOOD def. DOBSON, 25-10, 25-11, 25-18: Angie Fontes led the Warriors (12-4) over the visiting Mustangs with 10 kills and seven digs in a 5A East Valley Region game. Kami Dewitt had 24 assists and Jessica Trevizo added three aces for the Warriors.

CHAPARRAL def. CORONADO, 25-12, 25-13, 25-17: Jennifer Murphy had four stuffed blocks and four kills as the host Dons (4-6, 2-3) fell to the Firebirds in 4A East Sky action.

HIGLEY def. ELOY SANTA CRUZ, 25-17, 25-11, 25-6: Nicole Alvarez had 10 kills, four aces, and eight digs for the Knights as they defeated the host Dust Devils in a 3A South matchup. Leslie Aarons had 11 kills and Casey Merrell had 31 assists and five digs for the Knights.

CORONA DEL SOL def. YUMA, 25-20, 25-17, 25-10: Kelli Garrett ended with 17 assists and Kellie Phillips had eight kills to lead the host Aztecs (12-5, 1-0) over the Criminals in 5A Central play.

APACHE JUNCTION def. DESERT RIDGE, 25-22, 25-14, 25-20: Shannon Fox led the Prospectors (7-2) to a win against the visiting Jaguars with 12 kills in a 4A East Sky matchup. Lauren Beck contributed six kills for Apache Junction.

CACTUS SHADOWS def. PHOENIX GREENWAY, 25-16, 25-16, 22-25, 25-8:

Andrea Weedman led the host Falcons (14-0, 5-0) over the Demons in 4A Desert Sky action with 12 kills, 12 digs and three aces. Jessica Foley added six kills and four blocks, and Christin Foley contributed 15 digs, five aces and three kills for the Demons.

PHOENIX THUNDERBIRD def. SURREY GARDEN, 25-19, 25-21, 25-23:

Dana Flagg had 25 assists for Surrey Garden and Jamie Morrison had six aces for the Knights (3-4), who lost to the visiting Chiefs.

FOUNTAIN HILLS def. WILLCOX, 25-14, 25-21, 20-25, 25-20: Krystle Slowik had 16 kills and 10 digs as the visiting Falcons (7-4, 5-2) downed the Cowboys in a 3A South match. Andrea Halferty added 11 kills and seven digs, and Chelsea Hill had 30 assists for Fountain Hills.

SETON def. SAFFORD, 25-15, 25-10, 25-8: Amy Barlow had nine kills, two aces and 12 digs, Kristina Taylor had 23 assists, six digs, three aces, and two kills, and Anna Hershkowitz had eight kills, one ace and six digs as the Sentinels (17-3, 7-0) defeated the host Bulldogs in a 3A non-region matchup.

DESERT VISTA def. MOUNTAIN POINTE, 25-18, 25-15, 25-22: Leah Lathrop lead the Thunder with four kills, 26 assists, eight aces and four blocks. Nicole Lang added five kills, 13 digs and three blocks, and Nicole Dorris had eight kills and four blocks as the Thunder (10-7, 1-0) defeated the visiting Pride in 5A Central action.

PHOENIX THUNDERBIRD def. MCCLINTOCK, 25-5, 25-16, 25-17: Jessica Sykora had three kills and two blocks as the host Chargers (1-7, 0-5) fell to the Chiefs in a 4A Skyline contest.

MESA def. YUMA CIBOLA, 25-12, 25-14, 14-25, 25-16: Kenzie Cotter had 18 kills to lead the host Jackrabbits (13-5, 4-1) past the Raiders in a 5A East Valley contest. Stacey Meyers added 15 kills for Mesa.

SAGUARO def. ARCADIA, 25-20, 18-25, 25-16, 25-23: Anna Gehring scoring a school-record 29 kills along with six aces and 10 digs, and Erin Flyn had a school-record 48 assists along with five kills, two aces and nine digs as the visiting Sabercats defeated the Titans in a 4A East Sky matchup.

VALLEY CHRISTIAN def. PHOENIX CHRISTIAN, 25-21, 17-25, 25-17, 25-10:

Jennifer Ekstrand had 27 assists and 11 blocks and Andrea Knotts had 10 blocks and nine kills to lift the visiting Trojans (16-6, 5-1) over the Cougars in a 2A Metro matchup.

RED MOUNTAIN def. MARCOS DE NIZA, 9-25, 25-18, 25-14, 22-25, 18-16:Ashley Vennard had 19 kills and five aces, Whitney Zimmerman had 36 assists and three aces, and Cami Hunt added 18 digs and two aces as the host Mountain Lions (12-9) defeated the Padres (6-2) in a 5A non-region matchup.

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