Area volleyball teams were in action Thursday.
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls topped Mechanicsburg in 4 sets: 25-22, 24-26, 25-23, and 25-19.
Rachel Ritter, Rachel Loffing, and Kylee Hormann each recorded 14 digs. Jamie Peterson totaled 20 kills and 5 aces.
The varsity Lady Tigers improve to 10-7.
The West Liberty-Salem JV fell to Mechanicsburg in 2 sets: 25-18, 25-21.
Emily Schultz tallied 7 digs, Olivia Ames delivered 6 digs, Miranda Etgen contributed 5 points and 3 assists, and Abby Stewart added 4 kills.
The JV Lady Tigers fall to 6-8.
The Benjamin Logan varsity team improved to 13-7 overall and 6-2 in league play after a 3-set victory over host Graham. The scores were 26-24, 25-13, and 25-23.
Alex Thompson led the attack with 14 kills and 6 blocks. Taylor Quay blasted 8 kills, Jennifer Poling recorded 7 kills, and Katie Bisel added 5 kills. Brittany Burton was perfect serving with 11 points and dished out 7 assists.
The JV Raiders improved to 15-2 after a 2-set victory over Graham. Coreen Crosby and Addie Rodenberger each had 4 kills. Betsy King dished out 12 assists and came up with 8 digs. Natalie Drumm added 6 digs.
The freshman Raiders improved to 6-1 on the season with a 2-set victory over Graham. The scores were 25-11, 25-20. Ashley Wilkins recorded 5 kills, Aundria Sheeley added 3 kills and 4 digs, and Ashley Armstrong tallied 10 points with 3 aces.
The freshman return to the court on Saturday morning in a home tri-match against Bellefontaine and Ft. Loramie. Game time is 10:00. The JV and varsity Raiders will travel to Urbana next Tuesday.
The Benjamin Logan 8th grade team fell to host Northwestern in the first round of the CBC tournament in two games: 25-16, 25-15.
Kinzie Jones had 3 kills, 3 assists, and 3 aces, Stanleigh Archer recorded 2 kills and 2 assists, and Avery Braun added a kill.
The West Liberty-Salem 8th grade lost to Miami View in 3 sets: 16-25, 25-23, and 13-25.
Abby Dillon tallied 8 points and Leah Kauffman added 7 points.
The West Liberty-Salem 7th grade defeated Miami View in 3 sets: 15-25, 25-15, and 25-16.
Hallie Strapp recorded 14 points and Kaylee Harrison contributed 11 points.