From a broader standpoint, Kelly Unverdorben has been involved in beach volleyball for nearly a decade.
SHINGLEHOUSE — Things were looking up for Oswayo Valley volleyball.
GLENS FALLS — After a perfect Saturday in pool play, the Portville girls volleyball team enjoyed another clean sweep to secure the Panthers’ seventh state championship in program history.
SHINGLEHOUSE — With high school volleyball season all but over, the North Tier League (NTL) All-Stars were announced, with Oswayo Valley showcasing two All-Stars and the league’s Most Valuable…
It was a season of transition for the Bradford High volleyball team, one marked by mixed success and growth under a first-year head coach.
WARREN — The match featured just as much drama, excitement and suspense as the rest of Oswayo Valley’s postseason run.
Oswayo Valley is the sole District 9 squad left in the PIAA Class A championship and one of four teams left in the PIAA tournament.
ST MARY’S — In their furthest push in the state tournament, Oswayo Valley took down Conemaugh Township in three sets, keeping their perfect season alive and marching on to the PIAA Class A sem…
GUYS MILLS — Elk County Catholic’s season ended in the first round of the PIAA Class A tournament, losing to Maplewood in three clean sets, 25-13, 25-18 and 25-20.
SHINGLEHOUSE — This win wasn’t quite as dominant.
KANE — In their first trip to the state tournament since 2017, Kane was forced into yet another five-set match against Quaker Valley, which slipped away from the Lady Wolves and ended their season.
KANE — Something had to give.
DUBOIS — With two sets a piece, all there was left in the District 9 Class 2A girls volleyball championship was one fifth and final set. Both Kane and Keystone were just 15 points away from a title.
ST. MARYS — The top ranked Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders volleyball team continued its undefeated run Tuesday night in the District 9 Class A semifinals against No. 5 Johnsonburg. But it …
OSWAYO VALLEY — In a rematch from last year’s district championship, Clarion and Oswayo Valley once again met on a postseason stage.
BROCKWAY — When a sports program gets to the point where it’s churning out district titles year after year, it often creates a badge of honor for the new senior class to not bet the group who …
SHINGLEHOUSE — Clarion-Limestone hoped to end its second trip North the same way it did its first.
DUKE CENTER — For the second year in a row, Otto-Eldred found themselves facing off against defending champions Clarion.
ST. MARYS — The Clearfield and St. Marys volleyball teams duked it out in a four-set battle in the District 9 Class 3A semifinals for the second year in a row in St. Marys Thursday night.
KANE — With one game separating Kane from a trip to the District 9 Class 2A Championship match, the Lady Wolves faced off against Cranberry, sweeping them with ironclad defense and well-oiled …
COUDERSPORT — In the opening round of the District 9 Class A volleyball playoffs, No. 8 Coudersport swept No. 9 Allegheny-Clarion Valley.
PORT ALLEGANY — After making it to the District 9 Class A playoffs for the first time in several years, the Port Allegany girls volleyball team was swept from the bracket by Clarion-Limestone …
Something has to give in the District 9 girls volleyball playoffs.
SHINGLEHOUSE — The volleyball hub of Potter County took the North Tier League by storm again this year.
Both teams had reason to celebrate Thursday evening.
DUKE CENTER — The Otto-Eldred girls volleyball team celebrated its five seniors in style Thursday, rolling to a straight-set victory over Smethport (25-10, 25-11, 25-14).
SHINGLEHOUSE — Oswayo Valley and Port Allegany brought the North Tier League’s two best records into Monday evening’s showdown.
DUKE CENTER — After three close sets, the Oswayo Valley volleyball team finished Thursday’s match against Otto-Eldred with an exclamation point.
Elk County Catholic 3, Kane 1
Bradford remembered well the four-set loss it dropped at Brookville nearly a month ago.
SHINGLEHOUSE — Oswayo Valley’s stars were out in full force Tuesday, as the Lady Green Wave volleyball team beat Bradford in straight sets (25-17, 25-18, 25-12) and continued its winning ways.
It took one more set than their prior match, but the Otto-Eldred girls volleyball team beat Bradford in four sets — 25-19, 20-25, 25-22, 16-25 — to earn a season sweep of the Lady Owls.
Early leads and stout defense told the story for Kane.
PORT ALLEGANY — The Port Allegany girls volleyball team came out swinging against Oswayo Valley, taking the first set from the defending North Tier League champions.
St. Marys didn’t let a slow start define its Tuesday evening.