Newburyport Clippers Girls Volleyball '18

Vikings win second straight

The Triton volleyball team won its second straight, beating Newburyport 3-0 on Monday. Coming off a thrilling five-set win at Georgetown, the Vikings didn't need another comeback, sweeping the match 25-12, 25-23, 25-23. Evelyn Pearson led the team in aces (5) and tied with Maggie Bowen for the lead in digs (5), Colleen McCarthy had a team-high eight kills and Caitie Rooney had 10 assists.

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Girls Volleyball, 10/22/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Five-set thriler

Newburyport girls volleyball rallied back in the fourth and fifth sets to pick up an exciting 3-2 win over Wilmington on Friday night. The Clippers won the opening set 26-24, lost the second 25-23 and the third 25-22 before winning the fourth 25-16 and the decisive fifth-set tiebreaker 15-8. Jillian Stallard led the Clippers with seven kills, Jess Rosseau had six blocks, Sydney Yim had 10 assists and Abigail Gillingham had three aces.

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Girls Volleyball, 10/21/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Clipper comeback

Trailing two sets to none, the Newburyport girls volleyball team rallied for three straight wins to pick up a thrilling 3-2 win over Georgetown-Pentucket. The Clippers started by taking the third set 25-21, pulled away in the fourth to win 25-17 and then took the decisive fifth-set tiebreaker 15-10. Sydney Yim led the Clippers with 12 kills and Julianne Heath had 11 assists.

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Girls Volleyball, 10/15/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Triton tops Port

The Triton girls volleyball team picked up its second win of the season, beating rival Newburyport 3-1. The Vikings won the first set 25-20, lost the second set 28-26 and then won the next two sets 25-22 and 25-17. Evelyn Pearson led the Vikings in kills and digs with nine each, and Catie Rooney recorded 20 assists.

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Girls Volleyball, 10/01/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

First win of the year

The Newburyport volleyball team picked up its first win of the season, beating Georgetown-Pentucket 3-1. The Clippers bounced back from a 20-25 loss in the first set to win the following three sets 25-13, 25-9 and 25-18. Sydney Yim (18 aces) and Julianne Heath (11 aces) led the way for Newburyport, while Kalyn Markuns led Georgetown with 10 assists.

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Girls Volleyball, 09/23/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Down to the wire

Newburyport and Hamilton-Wenham volleyball played about as close a match as possible on Wednesday, but the Clippers wound up falling in five sets 3-2. Newburyport lost the first set 20-25, won the second 26-24 and then got creamed 9-25 in the third before rallying back and winning the fourth 25-23, setting up the decisive fifth set. The two teams tied 15-15 to effectively go to sudden death, but Hamilton-Wenham got the winning points to take the final set 17-15. Sydney Yim led Newburyport with five kills, five blocks and six aces, and Grace Shelley added five kills in the loss.

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Girls Volleyball, 09/19/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars