The volleyball district tournaments are heating up and plenty of teams in the YSN family are still alive fighting for a championship. We have you covered with an update on who’s still playing, and where you can find them.
In the division IV Columbiana District the 2 seed Wellsville is in after a three-set sweep of Jackson Milton in the sectional finals. They are set up to play Lisbon the six-seed who is coming off an upset of the third-seeded Heartland in four sets. That district semifinal will be played Wednesday, October 23rd at 7:30. The other semifinal match is Mineral Ridge (1) vs Springfield (4). Those matches will be at Columbiana High School.
In the Salem district, the top-seeded Crestview Rebels have punched their ticket to a district semifinal with a three-set win over United. They’ll face the five seed Waterloo Vikings who upset Rootstown in straight sets. On the other side of the bracket, the third-seeded South Range Raiders are back in the district semifinals after a four-set win over Columbiana. They’ll play seventh-seeded Lake Central Christian who upset East Palestine in a five-set thriller. Both of those semifinals will be on Wednesday, October 23rd with Crestview at 6:00, and South Range at 7:30. Those matches will be at Salem High School,
In the Jefferson district, fifth-seeded Lakeview coming off their second NE8 title is still alive looking for a district championship. They’re coming off a five-set win over Perry. The Bulldogs will play Mentor on Wednesday, October 23rd at 6:00. That match will be at Jefferson High School.
In the West Branch District Salem is still in the hunt after a win in four sets over Mooney in the sectional finals. The Quakers will play Canfield on Wednesday, October 23rd at 7:30. The other semifinal will be Marlington (1) vs Northwest (5). Those matches will be at West Branch High School.
East Liverpool took care of business in the East 1 bracket of the Heath Region. They beat Stuebenville in straight sets. Now they look towards a matchup with Meadowbrook on Tuesday October 22nd at 6:00. That match will be at Harrison Central High School.
In the Alliance District Austintown Fitch is still battling their way through the tournament after a four-set win over Louisville in the sectional final. The fifth-seeded Falcons will play top-seeded Glenoak on Tuesday, October 22nd at 6:00. That match will be at Alliance High School.
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