Blanchester 7th, 8th grade sweeps 2 from Georgetown

The Blanchester seventh and eighth grade volleyball teams defeated Georgetown Tuesday in a pair of matches.

The eighth grade was victorious 25-21, 25-11 with Summer Schutte leading the way, nine kills, four aces, four assists and two perfect passes.

Ainsley Whitaker had five kills, six perfect passes, three assists and an ace. Emma Falgner had three aces, two kills and two perfect passes. Makayla Lanham finished with two aces, a block, three perfect passes and an assist.

Sarah Pell had a kill and an assist. Coach Amanda Benza said Mia Torres had two perfect passes and Josie Wilson had one perfect passes.

The seventh grade came out on to 25-22, 25-11.

Hope Blankenbeckler had 10 aces, three perfect passe and two assists. Kaylee Coyle contributed five aces, two kills and two blocks. Team captain Gracie Roy had a kill, two perfect passes, an assist and several crucial defensive saves, Benza said.

Lainey Dameron had six aces and Desiree Snader had five aces. Payton Johnson chipped in with two aces and a block. Annalee Miller-Steffen had three perfect passes. Cheyenne Reed had an ace and Abbey Irwin, Katie Haas and Gracyn Phillips all contributed defensively, coach Benza said.