Lady Warriors claim third consecutive D4 Class A title

Lady Warriors claim third consecutive D4 Class A title

By: Joe Carreon  |  November 1, 2019

When the Lady Warriors started this season, they set out with the expectation of capturing their third straight D4 title. They reached that goal after their 3-0 sweep of NE Bradford on Thursday, Oct. 31 in the District IV

Class A title game.

Canton Trailed in each set but came back in each one to win the match 25-19, 25-19, 25-22.

Canton trailed 7-2 early before notching the set at 13 all and forcing a timeout. They continued to dominate, winning 12 of the next 18 points to take the first set.

Canton trailed 7-4 early in the second set before tying it at 15 and rallying for a 25-19 win.

Once again in the third set, Canton fell behind 7-3 before rallying to tie it at 11. With the score 14-13, Canton played incredible defense on a long rally before Ferguson scored the match clinching point.

For Canton, Annie Gaiotti had eight points, two aces, nine kills, 12 digs; Esther Martin had 13 points, three aces, six kills, one block, six digs, Rhiley McNett had two kills, three blocks, one assist, one dig; Jillaney

Hartford had three points, one ace, six kills, two blocks, three digs; Emily Ferguson had six points, 10 kills, one assist, 22 digs; Jillian Shay had six points, one ace, one kill, 15 digs; and Carmya Martell had seven

points, four aces, 29 assists, five digs.

Northeast Bradford was led by Emily Susanj’s eight kills, and Julianna Susanj 13 digs and seven assists.

Chloe Baker had four kills, 14 digs and two assists while McKenna Hurley had two kills and two digs; Jordan Shumway had a kill and four digs; Lauryn Schultz had a kill and 15 digs with Kylie Lewis adding 13 digs.