SOL Girls' Volleyball Wrap (9-22-22)

Check out the results for SOL girls’ volleyball teams in action Thursday. Wissahickon/Bensalem photos provided courtesy of Jon Sklut. Check back for a gallery of photos. All SOS photo galleries for GIRLS' VOLLEYBALL can be viewed by clicking HERE.

SOL National Conference

The Golden Hawks remained perfect in conference play with a sweep of the host Panthers.
Setter Ashlyn Dinan spread the ball around, finishing with 16 assists and two digs. Shani Sun (5 kills, 4 digs) and Gracie DeSaro (5 kills, 2 blocks) led a balanced attack at the net. Edan Kauer had four kills, four aces and four digs. Cadence Palmer’s eight digs led the defense. Also contributing were Nala Kauer (1 kill, 2 digs, 1 ace), Rachel Buchnik (4 kills), Olivia DeSaro (2 kills, 2 digs), Lindsey Korn (3 digs, 6 assists, 2 aces) and Cassidy Melnick (1 ace, 2 digs).
Council Rock South (9-2, 5-0 SOL) will host Harry S Truman on Wednesday, and William Tennent (5-3, 3-2) will host St. Hubert’s in a non-league match on Friday.

PENNSBURY 3, NESHAMINY 0 (25-15, 25-9, 25-18)
The Falcons vanquished the Indians in three straight sets. 
Natalie Johnson’s six kills and one block led a balanced team effort for the Falcons.  Jocelyn Fang, Brigitte Burns, and Claire MacElroy were a force at the net with four kills each.  Kiera Rogan and Kiersten Adair both had three kills.  Ella Visco and Ainsley Dysart both contributed with two kills and two blocks.  Also contributing for the Falcons were Kira Sendlock with one kill, Sami Love six digs, and Jadyn Rogan with one ace and two digs. 
Caroline Croteau and Faith Szumigala both had four aces and shared setting responsibilities.  
Pennsbury (8-1, 5-1 SOL) will host William Tennent next Friday. Neshaminy (5-7, 1-4) will host Conwell Egan in a non-league match on Friday.

SOL Colonial Conference

CENTRAL BUCKS WEST 3, PENNRIDGE 1 (26-24, 18-25, 25-15, 25-21)
The trio of Rachel Hu, Lily Rasnake and Hollis Walton combined for 31 kills to lead a balanced West attack in its win over the Rams.
Hu led the way with 13 kills to go along with 11 digs, one block and three assists while Rasnake added 10 kills and two digs. Walton finished with eight kills, one ace, three blocks and four digs. Caroline Taylor (14 digs, 4 assists) and Amber Woodring (12 digs, 6 aces) led the Bucks’ defense. Elisa Kremser (15 assists, 3 kills, 1 block, 2 digs) and Erin Ferello (13 assists, 1 kill, 1 ace, 6 digs) shared setting duties. Sarah Miller (4 kills, 2 blocks), Alexa Lee (3 aces, 8 digs, 1 assist) and Presley Adams (2 kills, 4 digs, 1 block) also contributed.
Central Bucks West (9-1, 5-0 SOL) will host Souderton on Wednesday, and Pennridge (4-7, 3-3) will travel to North Penn on Wednesday.

SOUDERTON 3, CENTRAL BUCKS SOUTH 0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-13)
The Indians rolled to a sweep of the visiting Titans.
Teya McConaha led the Indians’ attack with 12 kills, two aces and four digs. McKenna Murawski added five kills, three aces and five digs while Lauren Vince had four kills and one block. Alexa Mazzeo had five aces and nine digs.
Souderton (6-3, 3-2 SOL) will compete in the Perk Valley Invitational on Saturday and will travel to Central Bucks West on Wednesday, and Central Bucks South (1-9, 0-6) will host Abington on Wednesday.
Wednesday, Sept. 21

NORTH PENN 3, QUAKERTOWN 1 (26-24, 25-11, 15-25, 25-10)
The Knights earned a four-set win over the Panthers on Wednesday.
For the Panthers, Cece Bates had six kills and five digs to lead a balanced attack. Setter Anna Skogen had 12 assists, four kills and nine digs, and Erica Gildea’s 19 digs led the defense. She also had two aces. Also contributing were Grace White (4 kills, 4 blocks, 1 dig), Mia Handschumacher (4 kills, 1 block, 2 digs), Kayla Sicher (3 kills, 1 ace, 8 digs), Ellie White (2 kills, 2 aces, 1 block), Carissa Ievers (2 aces, 3 assists, 7 digs), Colleen Gallagher (1 ace, 3 digs) and Katelyn Martinez (5 digs).
North Penn (5-5, 2-3 SOL) will compete in the Perk Valley Invitational on Saturday and will host Pennridge on Wednesday. Quakertown (2-6, 1-4) will travel to the Northampton Tournament on Saturday and will be on the road at Easton on Monday for a non-league contest.


SOL American Conference

In a classic battle between the conference’s top two squads, the Colonials handed the Lions their first conference loss.
“PW outlasted the consistent barrage of the New Hope attack to come away with the victory,” PW coach Dave Stewart said. “Adriana Storti and the middle combination of Natalie Small and Amanda Busk along with opposite Julia Esslinger led the team in kills.
“Kayla DiGuglielmo, Neve Straff and Caroline Veon held down the backcourt with some timely play by Kelsey Bowman.”
Plymouth Whitemarsh (8-0, 5-0 SOL) will host Mount Saint Joseph Academy in a non-league match on Saturday. New Hope-Solebury (7-3, 4-1) will host Upper Dublin on Wednesday.

The Flying Cardinals notched a victory that, according to coach Paul Choi, was a “great team win.”
Setter Kaitlyn Small handed out 26 assists and also had a team high 13 digs as well as four aces and one kill. On the receiving end of most of those sets were Natalie Marshall (10 kills, 2 digs), Reese Mackey (9 kills, 4 aces, 10 digs) and Brooke Kinsley (8 kills, 1 ace, 5 digs). Also contributing were Allison Loose (8 digs, 1 ace), Colleen Besechio (1 kill, 3 blocks) and Katelyn Gamburg (1 kill, 2 aces, 7 assists).
Upper Dublin (4-5, 3-2 SOL) will travel to New Hope-Solebury on Wednesday, and Hatboro-Horsham (2-6, 1-4) will host Wissahickon on Wednesday.