Spring Grove picks up wins in boys' volleyball, softball; other Thursday prep action


The Spring Grove boys’ volleyball and softball teams picked up home victories on Thursday.

The Rockets’ volleyball team swept Eastern York, 3-0. The match scores were 25-8, 25-10, 25-11.

The Spring Grove softball team downed Red Lion, 10-7.

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In the volleyball match, Bryce Ball led the Rockets individually with seven kills, three aces and three digs. Also for Spring Grove, Ryan McKowen had 22 assists and four digs, Jack Mummert had seven kills and Jake McCoy had five kills. For the Golden Knights, Ryan Kauth had five kills and five digs, while teammate Ryan Moore had five assists. 

In the softball game, Trista Hershey led the Rockets to the home victory with a triple, a double, three RBIs and two runs scored. Also for Spring Grove, Andrina Camilleri went 3 for 4; Ashley Snell went 2 for 4, including a double, with two RBIs; and Mia Young went 1 for 2 with three runs scored and two walks.


York Suburban 3, Central York 1: At Suburban, the Trojans rallied for a 23-25, 25-15, 25-19, 25-16 win. Suburban was led by Brady Stump (18 kills), Bailey Williams (eight digs, three aces) and Jackson Bryant (nine kills, five blocks). Central's leaders were Ryan Roberts (14 kills, five digs), Devon Marsh (34 assists) and Lance Shaffer (12 digs).

York Catholic 3, Berks Catholic 2: At Berks Catholic, the Irish won the road match, 22-25, 25-23, 16-25, 25-22, 15-7. Individually for the Irish, Brady Walker had 27 kills and eight digs, while John Forjan had 46 assists, six kills and three aces. Also for YC, Nick Moir had 11 kills and three digs and Joe Mountain had nine kills and four blocks. 


West York 9, Kennard-Dale 7: At Fawn Grove, Kaiden Grove (five goals, three assists), Tyler Michael (two goals, assist), Nasir Jones (goal, assist), Brayden Ziegler (goal, assist) and Jaidyn Wilkins (two assists) led West York to the win. River Fornoff had four goals for K-D.


Hanover 8, Columbia 7: At Hanover, Chase Roberts' one-out RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Jaxon Dell to clinch the walk-off victory for the Nighthawks. For the game, Roberts went 2 for 4, including a double, with three RBIs. Teammate Owen Cooley went 1 for 2 with one RBI and one run scored. 

Reach Steve Heiser at sheiser@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @ydsports. Dave VanO'Linda contributed to this report.