Bobcats use long strong serving runs to secure each set


The 11th-ranked Bel Air volleyball won for the eighth time in nine matches, Thursday, sweeping Bo Manor, 25-10, 25-19, 25-22, in UCBAC action.

The Bobcats jumped out to a 6-0 lead, in the first set, behind the serving of Olivia Simon, setting the tone for the victory. Simon served 13 times in the first set and recorded four aces to power Bel Air to the win.

In the second set, the Bobcats trailed early, 13-12, until senior Brooke Myers went on a serving run to give her team the lead for good. The final set was knotted up 20-20 until freshman Makenzie Reagan helped close it out for Bel Air.

Leading the Bel Air attack was senior Brooke Myers (6 kills, 1 ace), junior McKenna Reiswig (4 kills, 2 blocks, 1 ace), junior Olivia Simon (6 aces, 2 kills, 7 assists, 8 digs) and junior Sarah Markland (2 aces, 10 assists). Other key contributors were senior Megan Hoy (3 kills, 1 ace) and senior Radhika Patel (5 digs).