Eastern York pushed unbeaten Central York hard early on, but the Panthers ultimately captured a 25-14, 23-25, 25-19, 25-20 boys' volleyball triumph on Tuesday night.
Royce Clemens led the Panthers with 15 kills and 10 digs. Ryan Gardner had 14 kills and three digs, Dylan Hose had 49 assists and four digs and Alex Klunk had 10 kills and four digs.
For the Golden Knights, Sandon Eaton had nine kills and nine digs, while Austin Miller had 29 assists and five digs and Elliot Royce had five kills and five blocks.
Central stayed a perfect 10-0 in the league and 11-0 overall. Eastern finished league play at 5-6 and fell to 5-7 overall.
Central won the JV match, 25-11, 25-18.
OTHER BOYS' VOLLEYBALL
NORTHEASTERN 3, NEW OXFORD 0: At New Oxford, the Bobcats won the York-Adams League match, 25-19, 25-5, 25-13. Stephen Braswell led the Bobcats with eight digs and seven kills. Also for Northeastern, Luke Braswell had 16 assists, three aces and three digs, Matt Hollinger had 13 digs and Malik Jefferson had seven kills and three blocks. For the Bulldogs, Ross Starner had seven kills and four digs, while Tyler Steckbeck had nine digs and three kills. Northeastern remained perfect in the league at 10-0 and improved to 12-1 overall. The Bobcats won the JV match, 25-18, 25-11.
RED LION 3, WEST YORK 0: At Red Lion, the Lions won the York-Adams League match, 25-16, 25-16, 25-10. Dan Longnecker led the Lions with 12 assists and six digs. Jared Warner and Jesus Gonzalez each had six kills, while Dan Jones had nine digs. For the Bulldogs, Josh Rinehart had five kills and three blocks, while Brett Strickler had six assists, three blocks and three kills and Joey Smith had four kills. West York won the JV match, 19-25, 28-26, 18-16.
SUSQUEHANNOCK 3, DOVER 0: At Dover, Nathan Rohrbaugh led the Warriors to the 25-17, 25-20, 25-19 victory with 12 kills, five digs and three aces. Alex Miller had 11 assists, seven kills, seven digs and four aces, Tim Frey had five kills and 19 digs and A.J. Schaeffer had 15 assists, 10 digs, three kills and three aces. For the Eagles, Brendan Warren had nine kills and four digs, while Joe Abate had six kills and three blocks and Chipper Lindeman had 19 assists. Dover won the JV match, 18-25, 26-24, 15-11.
DALLASTOWN 3, KEN NARD-DALE 0: At Fawn Grove, the Wildcats won the York-Adams League match, 25-19, 25-23, 28-26. Kyle Brignall led the Wildcats with 20 kills and five digs. Justin Barnett had 31 assists and five aces, while Jordan Miller had four aces and four blocks. For the Rams, Nathan Ellis had 15 kills and four blocks, while Josiah McConville had 26 assists and three aces and Dylan Tessier had nine kills and five blocks. Dallastown (8-6 overall) finished league play at 8-3. K-D finished league play at 7-4.
YORK SUBURBAN 3, SPRING GROVE 1: At Spring Grove, the Trojans (7-5 overall) finished their York-Adams League season at 7-4, while Spring Grove (4-12 overall) wrapped up its league season at 3-8. The game scores were 24-26, 25-20, 25-17, 25-18. Lars Dalemar had 41 assists for Suburban, while Jacob Kauffman collected 21 kills and Brad Hartshorne slammed 13 kills. Austin Muff paced Spring Grove with 24 assists, while Dalton Forbes had 20 kills. Spring Grove won the JV match, 25-19, 25-19.