Girls Volleyball

G-A roundup: Volleyball team sends Ship to defeat

Alayna Welsh

Greencastle 3, Shippensburg 1: The teams split the first two games, but the Blue Devils prevailed in the last two to capture a win over Shippensburg in a Mid Penn Colonial match Thursday evening.

Greencastle (7-2, 6-2 MPC) took the first game 25-19, but the Greyhounds (1-7, 1-7 MPC) came back for a 25-23 win. But G-A rolled to 25-11 and 25-13 wins to wrap up the win.

For the Blue Devils, Mckenzie Shatzer piled up 7 kills, 23 assists and 11 service points, including 4 aces. Gia Dasilva led a strong serving match for G-A with  16 points and 7 of the team’s 17 aces.

Also, Mackenzi Branchman had 7 kills and 3 blocks, Madison Kirkwood posted 7 kills and 11 points, Lauren Pool had 6 kills, Alayna Welsh dug up 16 balls and Kiley Burkholder had 11 digs.