Prep roundup: G-Prep goes distance, beats EV
Seniors Haylee Brown (48 assists), Lizz Zabinski (11 digs) and Sammy Cossano (eight aces) helped Gonzaga Prep outlast visiting East Valley 26-24, 20-25, 22-25, 25-16, 15-7 in an entertaining Greater Spokane League volleyball match Tuesday.
Rachel Duckett had 21 assists, 15 digs and six aces for the Knights.
Elsewhere in the GSL: Jordan Bonertz had 13 kills and Ashley Moon distributed 32 assists as University swept host Shadle Park in three sets. Kendall Vesneske and Nicole Stubbs each had seven kills for the Highlanders. … Kaitlen Kelly had seven kills and 18 digs to lead North Central to a three-set sweep at Ferris, 25-16, 25-17, 25-23. Kiley Kamitomo had a solid all-around match for Ferris that included a match-high eight kills and 14 digs. … Shannon Giusti (21 assists, three aces) and Kelsey Solberg (seven kills, three aces) were dominant as Central Valley swept visiting Rogers, 25-18, 25-13, 25-18. Sam Roybal had six kills and eight digs for Rogers.
Inland Empire League: Jalana White’s 21 assists, Dani Meehan’s eight kills and Christine Deitz’s nine digs helped Post Falls to a win over host Coeur d’Alene in three sets. … Britta Forsythe’s six kills, six digs and three aces weren’t enough as host Lake City fell to Sandpoint in three sets. … Cortney Schelin’s tough serving and Jamie Quillin’s 17 kills sparked Lakeland to a five-set victory over visiting Moscow. Bridget Lowe had eight kills and three aces for Moscow.
Intermountain League: Bree Arrhenius contributed 11 kills and four aces as visiting St. Maries defeated Priest River in three sets. Taylor Stewart had 13 kills for the Spartans. … Bonners Ferry won a marathon opening set (32-30) en route to a four-set victory over visiting Timberlake. Mikki Erickson had 12 kills and Tana Schneider added 27 assists for the Badgers. Kelley Madson paced the Timberlake with 13 kills.
Great Northern League: Danielle Hodge finished with seven kills and Katie Guettinger added 16 assists in Pullman’s three-set win over host West Valley. Shaniqua Nilles paced the Eagles with nine kills. … Riverside, led by Johnny Magy with 13 kills and 16 digs, rallied after a first-set loss to overcome host Cheney 24-26, 25-23, 25-20, 25-17, pulling ahead in the middle of the third set to take control. Shaley Ham and Janae Olson had 11 digs each for Cheney. … A second-set comeback sparked Deer Park to a 25-14, 25-22, 25-13 sweep of visiting Medical Lake. Rashai Henry had six aces for Deer Park. Cassie Shoben led Medical Lake with five kills and four blocks.
Inland Empire League: Zac Linscott scored early in the first half and Adam Crossingham added another goal early in the second half as defending State 4A champion Sandpoint blanked visiting Lake City 2-0. … Cole Jesienouski, Shae Sainsbury, Wes Billingslea and Connor Kenna scored goals as Post Falls blanked visiting Lewiston 4-0. … Adam Borsheim tallied two goals to lift host Coeur d’Alene past Moscow 2-0.
Great Northern League: Sam Kelly scored three goals as visiting Medical Lake edge Riverside 4-2. Amanda Suhr scored both of Riverside’s goals. … Niina Al-Hassam connected on the decisive penalty kick as Pullman knocked off visiting Cheney 1-0 in overtime. Both teams managed seven shots through two halves and a pair of overtime periods. … Dee Dee Garbe scored twice to help visiting West Valley to a 4-0 victory over Deer Park, which is down to 12 healthy players.
Inland Empire League: Hayley Smith’s goal in the 40th minute gave visiting Coeur d’Alene the lead, but Moscow earned a 1-1 tie with a goal in the 78th minute. … Sandpoint senior Elli Kiselica scored in the 83rd minute as visiting Sandpoint forged a 1-1 tie against Lake City. The Timberwolves grabbed a 1-0 lead on junior Jordan Chandler’s goal in the 15th minute. … Kellsi Parson scored twice as host Lewiston rallied from a one-goal deficit to defeat Post Falls 3-1. Aubree Mercier scored in the 15th minute to give the Trojans a 1-0 lead.