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Greater Pittston volleyball teams have winless week

Pittston Area’s Brittney Monahan sets the ball against Tunkhannock.

Sophomore Kaitlyn Simyan digs the ball for PA.


Pittston Area’s Alison Slomba gets a dig on a Tunkhannock serve in a girls volleyball match in Yatesville on Thursday afternoon.


Wyoming Area’s No.22 Gabby Bohan and No.8 Melissa Kazmerick go up high to block a shot by Hanover’s Julia Smith.

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Wyoming Area’s Kate Kross gets the block for the Lady Warriors against Hanover.

photo by Tony Callaio
WA 1, Hanover 3

Wyoming Area dropped a tough four-set match to Hanover Area, 3-1, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 3 match on Tuesday afternoon in Exeter.

The Lady Warriors lost, 25-13, 23-25, 25-21, and 25-21 to the Lady Hawks.

Aubrey Hiedacavage had a big game for Wyoming Area with 20 assists and two aces.

Kate Kross added six hills and two aces for the Lady Warriors.

WA 1, MMI Prep 3

Wyoming Area lost its second straight match, a 3-1 defeat at the hands of MMI Prep in a WVC Division 3 match on Thursday afternoon in Freeland.

Audrey Hiedacavage led the Lady Warriors in its 25-19, 21-25, 25-18, 25-22 loss, with 23 assists and eight service points.

Sam Acacio added 11 kills for Wyoming Area.

PA 0, Hazleton 3

Pittston Area was swept 3-0 by Hazleton on Wednesday in a WVC crossover match.

Ali Slomba let the Lady Patriots with eight points, seven digs, five aces and three kills. Alexandria Kochis added nine digs.

PA 1, Tunkhannock 3

Pittston Area dropped its fifth straight match of the season in a 3-1 loss to Tunkhannock on Thursday afternoon in a WVC Division 2 match at the Thomas R. Kelly Gymnasium in Yatesville.

Jackie Rabender led the Lady Patriots with five kills, four digs, and two blocks in its 25-6, 19-25, 25-13, 25-16 loss.

Kaitlyn Simyan added eight points, four digs, three kills and two aces for Pittston Area (0-5).

PA 1, Dallas 3

Nicolette Bradshaw had a solid all-around day for Pittston Area but it was not enough as the Lady Patriots fell to Dallas, 3-1, in a tough four-set loss to the Lady Mountaineers.

Bradshaw had 13 assists, five kills, four aces and three digs to lead PA in a 25-18, 25-19, 17-25, 25-21, loss.

Alexandra Kochis added 14 digs, four points and an ace for Pittston Area, and Kaitlyn Simyan chipped in with six kills, five points, four aces, four blocks and a dig.

Jackie Rabender added eight kills and a block.

This week’s schedule


WA v. Nanticoke


PA v. Coughlin


WA v. Lehman

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