Ohio High School Volleyball - Maumee NorthviewSeptember 3, 2019: Sylvania, OH 43560
The Maumee Panthers volleyball team (Maumee, OH), was dropped 3-1 in Tuesday's league challenge with the host Northview Wildcats (Sylvania, OH)
The Wildcats (5-2) will now prepare for their challenge against Springfield (Holland, OH). The Blue Devils enter the Northern Lakes challenge with a 1-4 record. In their last challenge, Springfield was dropped by Anthony Wayne (Whitehouse, OH), 3-0, in a league challenge.
Next, the Panthers meet the Bowling Green Bobcats (Bowling Green, OH) in a Northern Lakes challenge, on Thursday, September 5. Maumee will attempt to move on its 4-2 season record. The Bobcats enter the challenge with a 2-4 record after their 3-0 league win over Napoleon (Napoleon, OH).
SYLVANIA - First home Northern Lakes League home match for the LadyKats was a true test from a strong Maumee Panther team. Northview was able to fight off the late surge from the Panthers to win 3-1; 25-10, 25-17, 19-25, 25-20 to move Northview to 5-2 overall, 3-0 in the NLL.
Leading for Northview was senior opposite, Tatum Lazar, with a team-high12 kills and 9 digs. Junior defensive specialist, Morgan Brixey had a team-high 18 digs, followed by senior outside hitter, Hannah Frame with 12 digs were the force behind the defensive effort of the LadyKats. Junior setter, Clare Kwiatkowski had 27 assists along with 8 digs. Offense struggled late for the LadyKats, but were able to rely on strong passing and defense to pull off the victory.
The next match for the LadyKats is Thursday, at home, vs. Springfield. JV starts at 5:00 P.M., Varsity at 6:30 P.M.