Gladiators sweep Queen Anne’s to earn a date with Hereford

The Glenelg volleyball team continued its pursuit of state championship glory, Friday, with a three set sweep of Queen Anne’s in the 2A state quarterfinals, going on the road to the Eastern Shore to defeat the host Knights, 25-5, 25-7, 27-25.

Mackenzie Calhoun paced the Gladiators with 15 kills, 3 aces and 8 digs, while Sydney Yoon (1 ace, 2 assists) led the defensive effort with 18 digs.

Sarah Parker (6 aces, 6 kills, 1 assist, 10 digs), Lindsay Kelley (4 aces, 7 kills, 1 block, 19 assists, 9 digs), Lauren Lapointe (4 kills, 1 block)
and Liesl Walter (1 kill, 2 blocks) also helped Glenelg’s cause.

Next up, Glenelg will face Hereford in the 2A state semifinals, on Monday at Harford Community College’s Aberdeen Proving Grounds Arena. The Bulls advance with a three set sweep of Fallston.