Chambersburg

Chambersburg roundup: Girls tennis and volleyball are victorious

Reese Miller

GIRLS TENNIS
Chambersburg 4, Mifflin County 1: The Trojans snapped a six-match losing streak with a big win over Mifflin County on Friday in a Mid Penn Commonwealth match.

Sarah Vessah picked up a 6-2, 6-3 win at No. 1 singles, and Avery Wissinger picked up a 7-6, 6-3 victory at No. 3.

Chambersburg (3-9, 2-4 MPC) swept the two doubles matches. At No. 1, Aspen Kimberly and Reese Miller grabbed a 6-2, 6-2 victory, while Sophie Forrester and Grace Fiegl earned a 6-2, 6-2 win.

In a match Thursday., Mechanicsburg defeated the Trojans 4-1, with Forrester and Fiegl winning a three-setter at No. 2 doubles, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3.

 

 

Cara Brattauar

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL
Chambersburg 3, New Oxford 2: The Trojans played in their fourth 5-game match of the week, and prevailed over the Colonials in a non-league contest Saturday to go 3-1 in those contests.

This time, the teams see-sawed back-and-forth, with Chambersburg (5-5) taking the second and fourth games and New Oxford winning the first and third. In the deciding fifth set, Chambersburg won a narrow 16-14 game.

Trojan coach Ty Frelin said, “This was a big win for us. Our kids showed a lot of heart and determination and they fought through some adversity today. They made plays when they needed to and our hitters kept them off-balance with their variety of attacks.”

Trinity Rivera led in service points with 13 and in kills with 14 and added 16 digs. Ashli Ganoe put up 10 points and 17 assists, Morgan Stockslager had 11 digs and 8 kills, Emily Marquez contributed 31 digs and 10 points and Addi Kegerreis had 3 blocks and 12 kills. Also, Cara Bratthauar had two blocks.

Abbie Mowery

FIELD HOCKEY
Carlisle 3, Chambersburg 1: The Trojans scored their first goal of the season in the first two minutes of the game, but the Thundering Herd rallied to capture a Mid Penn Commonwealth win on Friday.

Abbie Mowery scored the goal for Chambersburg (0-6, 0-6 MPC).

Trojan coach Makenzie Magnotta said, “The girls came out strong, and the rest of the game the defense did amazing and played their hearts out.”