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Carmel Catholic improves to 9-1

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Alyssa Armada dished out 17 assists, and Grace Schofield delivered 5 kills and 3aces, as Carmel Catholic's girls volleyball team stayed hot by beating host Mundelein 25-16, 25-14 Tuesday night.

Carmel (9-1), which won Grayslake Central's Ram Slam over the weekend, also received strong contributions from Elizabeth Rengers (3 kills, 2 blocks), Shauna Meagher (7 digs) and Elizabeth Tworek (7 digs).

"The energy in the gym tonight was electric between the crosstown rivals," Corsairs coach David Pazely said. "The student sections for each school were well represented."

Carmel used a 7-1 run to take control of the second set.

"We came out strong in Game 2 and carried the momentum," Pazely said. "Alyssa did a great job again tonight spreading the ball around to all our hitters. Our DS's were everywhere tonight on serve receive and defense. Tonight was another great team win and we look forward to Lakes on Monday."

Mundelein (4-6) received 2 kills apiece from Madi Wilcox, Sarah Bregenzer and Yasmeen Johnson. Wilcox was 54-of-55 setting with 6 assists.

Antioch d. North Chicago: The Sequoits won 25-4, 25-6 to improve to 5-0, as Ashlee Briggs served 11 aces and 16 total service points.

Marissa Grant added 8 assists, 4 service points, 1 ace and 1 block.

Warren d. Zion-Benton: Jenna Walczak rang up 4 kills, 2 aces and 4 digs to lead the Blue Devils to a 25-21, 25-20 win in North Suburban Lake action.

Lauren Frericks (3 ace, 4 assists, 1 kill, 2 blocks), Heidi Doden (5 digs), Allyson Mitchell (2 aces), Rachel Ziegler (1 ace, 2 kills, 4 assists, 4 blocks, 3 digs) and Kim Hengesh (1 ace, 3 blocks, 2 digs) also contributed to the Warren win.

Grant d. Round Lake: Jamie Reiser and Beka Couch each had 5 kills for the Bulldogs, who rallied past the Panthers 18-25, 25-13, 25-22 in a North Suburban Prairie thriller.

Reiser also served 2 aces, while Anna Panasenko slammed 3 kills and posted 3 blocks. Deanna Rodriguez and Tori Gallichio had 6 and 5 digs, respectively.

Grayslake Central d. Johnsburg: Alex Dahlstrom pounded 10 kills for the Rams, who fell 25-20, 26-24 in their Fox Valley Fox opener.

Anna Basten and Gabi Casper had 6 and 5 kills, respectively, for Grayslake Central (4-3), while Teresa Curtis totaled 9 digs.

Hampshire d. Grayslake North: The Knights lost 25-11, 25-16 to fall to 0-8 and 0-2 in the Fox Valley Fox.

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