GIRARD OH- Girard finished their final home match of the year in style on Thursday night. The top seeded Indians had no trouble sweeping the conference rival Niles for the third time this season. (25-11 25-12 25-11)
Lauren Pallone held the lead in kills for the offense. She finished with 16. Bree Latell contributed 9 kills to the cause. Allison Durkin found all of her hitters in rhythm finishing with 30 assists. Bailey Walters led the back row grabbing 12 digs. Latell went down and got 9 digs. Girard had 22 aces as a team, Walters and Latell both had 6 to lead the way.
Girard advances to the district semifinals with the win. They are lined up with 9th seeded Aurora. That game is scheduled for Wednesday at 6:00 at Jefferson Area High School.