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GIRLS VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Del. Valley, Mt. View post wins

Delaware Valley overpowered Nanticoke in three sets Thursday in a meeting between teams ranked in the Electric City Volleyball Academy Elite Eight Power Rankings of District 2 teams.

Emily Henn had 12 kills as the Lady Warriors won the Wyoming Valley Conference girls volleyball match, 25-17, 25-9, 25-9.

Delaware Valley, the second-ranked team, improved to 2-0 in the WVC and 3-0 overall. Fourth-ranked Nanticoke slipped to 1-1.

Henn also had eight service points, five digs and three blocks.

Jazmyne Bates had 8 kills, 15 service points, 9 aces and 8 digs in the win.

Olivia Conza had 25 assists.

In other WVC matches: Hazleton Area swept Wilkes-Barre Area in three sets and Crestwood defeated Pittston Area, 3-2.

Hazleton Area won by scores of 25-22, 25-19, 25-9.

Crestwood had to rally to hand Pittston Area its first loss in three matches, 26-24, 21-25, 19-25, 25-19, 15-8.

Kara Collins had 20 kills and Jadyn Hooper added 18 for Crestwood.

Melanie Golden had 45 assists, 15 points and 9 aces. Ceanna Belisle had 20 points, 8 aces and 5 digs.

Pittston Area was led by Tyra Winters with 30 digs, 6 blocks and 5 kills.

Mountain View handed Susquehanna its first loss, 3-2, in a Lackawanna League Division 2 match.

Susquehanna still leads Division 2 with a 2-1 record, a one half-match in front of Mountain View and Blue Ridge, both at 1-1.

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