Virginia High School Volleyball - Briar Woods routed by Loudoun County
(September 15, 2011: Ashburn, VA 20148) The Briar Woods Falcons volleyball team (Ashburn, VA), went down 3-0 in Thursday's league challenge with the visiting Loudoun County Raiders (Leesburg, VA)
The Raiders (7-0) will now prepare for their challenge against Dominion (Sterling, VA). The Titans enter the AA Dulles challenge with a 5-7 record. In their last challenge, Dominion defeated St. John's (Washington, DC), 3-0, in a non-league challenge.
Next, the Falcons encounter the Heritage Pride (Leesburg, VA) in a AA Dulles challenge, on Tuesday, September 20. Briar Woods will attempt to move on its 6-4 season record. The Pride enter the challenge with a 11-1 record after their 3-0 league win over Loudoun Valley (Purcellville, VA).
In a showdown of the last unbeatens in the dulles district, Loudoun County jumped out to a fast start and never looked back as they swept Briar Woods 3-0 (25-16, 25-16, 25-11) on Thursday night in Ashburn. The Raiders improved to 7-0 (6-0) on the season with the win and now stand along atop the standings with a 1 match lead over Briar Woods and Heritage. The Raiders were led by Katrina Kirby (9 kills, 8 points, 3 digs, 2 aces), Taylor Huewe (9 kills, 3 blocks, 1 dig), Maggie Phillips (7 kills), Jenna Strange (6 kills, 12 points, 9 digs, 4 aces), Quinn O'Connell (4 kills, 2 points, 2 blocks, 2 assists), Jordan Leiter (23 assists, 7 digs, 6 points, 1 ace, 1 kill), Megan Fox (10 assists, 4 points, 2 aces, 1 dig), Kelsey Slack (14 points, 3 aces, 2 digs), Gabby Serafin (11 digs), Nicole Orndorff (4 digs, 1 kill, 1 assist).