McKinney, Lions Roll to a Non-league Win
Led by a strong all-around effort from Ashnasia McKinney, the Chelmsford High girls volleyball team made quick work of Stoneham, 3-0, on Friday.
The Lions won 25-7, 25-20 and 25-11.
Elsewhere, Shawsheen Tech fell to Salem, 3-1.
McKinney collected 11 assists, 5 digs, 7 aces and 3 kills.
Also standing out for Chelmsford were Bridget Didona with 7 kills, Grace Dionne and Sofia D’Agostino with 8 combined kills, and Leah Mathewson with 6 kills.
Bishop Fenwick 3
Lowell Catholic 0
Despite the non-league loss, the Crusaders enjoyed a successful night -- they raised $445 for breast cancer awareness through a Dig Pink event.
Starring for Lowell Catholic were Madi Franz with 12 kills and 7 digs, Brenna Riley with 4 aces and 2 assists, and Maggie McGovern with 3 aces.
Greater Lowell 3
Notre Dame 0
The Gryphons won by scores of 25-10, 25-16 and 25-14. Serving well for Greater Lowell was Maddie Kearns with 10 service points (6 aces).
Araceli Lopez had 6 kills for the Gryphons, while Ianna Lopez chipped in 5.
For the Academy of Notre Dame, Elena Murguia collected 5 assists and 6 service points. Jackie Denisco had 9 digs.
Megan Crowley carried the defense with 23 digs, but the Indians were nipped in a MVC thriller.
Billerica fell 12-25, 22-25, 25-23, 25-15, 15-8. Samantha Sullivan had 6 kills and 6 service points.