Meigs falls to Lady Buckeyes

By Donald Lambert -

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Nelsonville-York volleyball team defeated host Meigs 3-1 in a Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division match-up on Tuesday in Meigs County.

The Lady Marauders (5-16, 4-7 TVC Ohio) dropped the first two games of the match 25-14 and 26-24. The Maroon and Gold got the best of the Lady Buckeyes during Game 3 25-21. The visitors took the fourth game 25-17 to seal the match.

Alliyah Pullins led the Lady Marauders with four aces. Jordan Roush had three aces for the home team, while Devin Humphreys, Devyn Oliver, Kassidy Betzing and Morgan Lodwick had one ace for Meigs.

Betzing led with a team-high 10 kills, followed by Pullins with five kills. Oliver and Allie Hanstine each two kills, while Humphreys and Lodwick had one kill a piece.

This was the Lady Marauders’ second loss in three games. The Lady Buckeyes defeated the Maroon and Gold 3-0 on Sept. 17 at Nelsonville.

Meigs will travel to Athens for their regular season finale on Thursday. Game time is scheduled for 7:15 p.m.

Donald Lambert can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2106

By Donald Lambert