The Lady Lopes’ Volleyball season came to an end last week falling to Number 2 seed Ellwood City in 4 sets: 25-13, 17-25, 16-25, 27-29. Avonworth finished tied for 3rd in the WPIAL Class 2A Volleyball Championship.
Junior Outside Hitter Maggie Colenbrander led the Lady Lopes in kills with 13. Senior Right Side Sasha Kosko added 12 kills, Freshman Outside Hitter Nora Kate Gavin contributed 7, and Sophomore Middle Hitter Sophie Culley had 6. This Avonworth offense was led by Junior Setter Abbi Holjes with 35 assists in the match. Colenbrander also led the Lady Lopes in digs with 24, while Senior Libero Sarah Neal followed with 11. Sophomore Defensive Specialist Sam Blose and Holjes trailed right behind with 10 digs each. Finally, Senior Middle Hitter Erin Farrah and Culley each finished the match with 4 blocks, and Kosko had 3.