It was billed as a battle between the Central League’s two best teams, but Garnet Valley volleyball made it look somewhat easy in a 3-1 win over Strath Haven thanks to a strong defensive effort spearheaded by Jenna Hostetler.
In other volleyball action, Academy Park’s Aneisha Brown and Trea’sure Kepper paced a 3-0 rout of rival Chichester.
Bonner-Prendergast and Archbishop Carroll boys soccer played a chippy affair – who would have guessed that? – but the Friars got the 3-0 victory thanks to goals from Alex Turner, Seamus Moran and Jimmy Welischek.
Carly Glassford, Claire Van Duyne, Lizzie King and Annika Kruse each tallied their first varsity goals as Strath Haven girls soccer routed Ridley, 7-0.
Micaela Beaty‘s goal and assist helped Bonner-Prendergast field hockey secure its second straight win with a 3-1 triumph over Little Flower.
Archbishop Carroll girls tennis didn’t lose a single game as it waxed John W. Hallahan, 7-0.
Haverford boys cross country claimed its ninth straight Golden Shoe after beating Upper Darby, 22-39, and the Fords also downed Radnor, 28-31, thanks in large part to David Fowler‘s third-place finish.
Maia Mesynger, Abby Kennedy and Claire Wolters finished 2-3-4 to pace Strath Haven girls cross country past Penncrest (17-44) and Harriton (22-39).
George Maltby and Jacob Susteric put on a show in Episcopal Academy’s 12-10 water polo win over the Hill School.