January 14, 2013
The Dig Pink Volleyball Tournament was held at Grace Academy in October to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness - Cumberland Valley. The event raised $802 with a volleyball game between Grace Academy and Broadfording Christian Academy, along with bake sales during the games.
March 21, 2013
Hancock multisport athlete Sara Elizabeth Wagner is like a lot of high school seniors - one of her biggest concerns revolves around where she'll attend college. Wagner, who has played volleyball, basketball and softball for the Panthers, started using the National Collegiate Scouting Association athletic recruiting website in an effort to find a college that will allow her to continue her athletic and academic pursuits. It just so happens Wagner, a middle hitter, found a volleyball program interested in her ... and it wasn't one she expected at all. Wagner has been selected by American International Sports Teams to be part of their volleyball squad, which will carry the USA banner at United World Games 2013 in Klagenfurt, Austria, from June 20-23.
August 25, 2009
Pulse correspondent Amelia McCarty interviews participants in the teen volleyball program at the Fort Ritchie Community Center.
September 22, 2011
Volleyball The MVAL Antietam title could very well be decided on Monday when North Hagerstown (3-1, 2-0) hosts Williamsport (4-0, 3-0) in a matchup of the league's only two unbeaten teams. The Wildcats haven't dropped a game all season in sweeping its four opponents. Williamsport has been led by middle hitter Stacey Christy (3.67 kills, 2.00 blocks per game) - who leads Washington County Public Schools players in kill percentage (.427) - and outside hitter Sam Kelly, who gets it done at the net (2.33 kills)
November 3, 2000
North volleyball sweeps Wheaton By JACK HILL III / Staff Correspondent Friday night totally belonged to the North Hagerstown Hubs' volleyball team. It just took 50 minutes for the Hubs to sweep the Wheaton Knights 15-1, 15-6, 15-0 in the first round of the Maryland Class 3A West Region playoffs. North (11-4) will travel to South Carroll on Monday for the region quarterfinal match. North senior setter Nicole Morgan led the way with 22 assists, giving her 395 on the season and the Tri-State area lead.
October 25, 1999
MERCERSBURG, Pa. - The James Buchanan Rockets had a hard time shaking off the Southern Fulton Indians on Monday night. However, the Rockets were still able to pull out a close victory over the Indians 15-13, 15-12 in a Pennsylvania high school volleyball match. "Last time, we lost when we were down there," James Buchanan coach Erica Piper said. "The girls knew that they had to pick it up tonight. The girls have been working hard. This week is a big week, because it is our last week.
February 2, 2001
HCC volleyball coach to retire By BOB PARASILITI / Staff Writer Marlys Palmer felt an alarm go off the other day. It jolted her to realize it was time to make a change. continued For Palmer, the change will be to retire as Hagerstown Community College's volleyball coach after 22 years of service. It was a pain-staking decision that only became apparent on Monday and will become official at 2 p.m. today at a press conference at the HCC athletic complex.
September 7, 2004
Washington County Boonsboro Warriors Coach: Wendi Smith Years at School: 3rd year Career Record: 24-11 Last Year: 16-3 Playoffs: Lost to Williamsport in Md. Class 1A West championship. Returning Starters (4): Jessie Ambrose, Jr., S; Caitlyn Selby, Jr., OS; Kim Snavely, Jr., DS; Kasi Harris, Jr., MH. Remainder Of Team: Lynnae Messner, Sr., H; Alyssa Lum, Jr., H; Kirby Taylor, Jr., DH; Lia Vancleave, Jr., s. Laura Michael, Jr., DS; Samantha Frew, Jr., MH; Jerica Hewett, So., MH; Tara Garver, Fr., S. Broadfording Lions Coach: Sarah Derr Years At School: 2nd year Career Record: 18-7 Last Year: 18-7 Playoffs: Lost to Heritage Academy in semifinals of MDCC Tournament.
November 16, 2003
SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. - Shepherd College freshman Susanna Hill was named to the First Community Bank WVIAC Volleyball All-Tournament Team. Hill, a Grace Academy graduate, had 16 kills and eight digs in a 3-0 victory over WVU-Tech on Thursday and followed with 12 kills in a 3-0 loss to Alderson-Broaddus on Friday. The Rams end the season at 18-14.
September 7, 2009
The Saint James volleyball team won its third straight Saint James Invitational Tournament on Saturday. The Saints won all 10 games it played in the tournament and defeated Berkeley Springs in the final, 25-14, 25-20. Lindsey Gish was the tournament MVP with 50 points, 23 aces and 61 assists. Callan Spicher had 32 points, 10 aces, 27 digs and 15 kills, Jordan Wills had 35 digs and 15 kills, Elizabeth Draper had 100 percent serving (29-for-29) and 10 digs, Sunny Bae had 19 points, seven aces, 26 digs and 11 kills and Myers Rhoad had 11 points and 17 digs.