Lady Colts fall to Galion in MOAC volleyball


GALION — Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference action continued Tuesday as Galion beat Clear Fork 25-18, 25-20 and 25-21.

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With the victory, Galion improves to 5-1 on the season and 4-0 in MOAC play. Clear Fork drops to 3-6 and 0-3.

In the first set, Galion took control from the opening serve and never trailed, despite Clear Fork rallying to tie the score three times.

The Colts got their first lead of the day when they went up 15-14 in Game 2. But Galion rallied to lead 16-15 and finally won, 25-20.

The end of Game 2 and Game 3 saw a total of 14 ties, with the Lady Colts taking the lead five times. But Galion came out on top, 25-21, thanks to clutch serving, big blocks, and nasty spikes courtesy of Samantha Comer and Marisa Gwinner.

 

The Lady Colts are at home Thursday against Ontario. Clear Fork is at North Union on Saturday and Pleasant on Tuesday, Sept. 12.