EAST PALESTINE, OH- The East Palestine Volleyball Team has bounced back in a big way after a loss last week to Columbiana. The Lady Bulldogs have ripped off three consecutive wins against Heartland, Lisbon, and on Wednesday night- Academy of Urban Scholars (25-3, 25-2, 25-1)
During which, it was the senior leadership stepping up big again for the Brown and White with Gia Brestelli stacking 26 points, and 17 aces, while her fellow senior, Sophia Foster had a historic night with 31 points, 1 assist, and 18 aces- which is a new school record for the program.
Other contributors were Ceci Foster with a pair of points, Gabby Andre’s 11 point, 7 ace, and 1 kill performance was also impactful. Mia Lee added a trio of kills, while Mackenzie Parker had 3 assists and Sophia Fertch added a kill as well.
East Palestine (5-2) will line up against Southern Local on Tuesday as EOAC match play resumes.