Sports roundup: Dallas, Lake-Lehman off to 2-0 girls volleyball starts

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Emma Burger and Sam Michaels led the way Thursday when Dallas swept visiting MMI Prep, 25-18, 25-22, in a Wyoming Valley Conference girls volleyball match.

Dallas became one of five WVC teams at 2-0 to start the season.

Burger had 13 service points, including six on aces, along with a team-high 24 assists. Michaels had 13 kills, nine digs and six points.

Gianna Musto added nine kills, eight digs and seven points.

In other Thursday events:


Lake-Lehman 3

Hanover Area 0

Lake-Lehman also improved to 2-0 behind eight kills by Morgan Marchakitus and 11 service points by Casey Dale.

The Black Knights won, 25-13, 25-21, 25-21.

Tunkhannock 3, Pittston Area 2

Tunkhannock rallied for the 25-23, 21-25, 23-25, 25-18, 15-6 victory.


Dallas 149

Nanticoke 176

Logan Paczewski shot 1-under-par, 35 at Edgewood-in-the-Pines and WVC AAA Division 1 leader Dallas improved to 6-0.

Brett Ostroski added a 36 while Kyle McAndrew and Colin Bowanko each shot 39s.


Dallas 3

Crestwood 3

Megan NcNeeley had a goal and an assist for Dallas as the game between two of WVC Division 1’s three 2-0 teams wound up being tied through two overtimes.

Christina Schappert and Kanisha Cheshire scored consecutive second-half goals to give Dallas a 3-2 lead, but Crestwood rallied to tie with 4:13 left in regulation.


Crestwood 4

Dallas 2

Max Gariano and Hubert Herrera each scored twice as Crestwood won the game for the early WVC Division 1 lead.

Both teams entered the game at 2-0.

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