Miami-Dade High Schools

Calvary Christian volleyball bounces back for five-set win over Cardinal Gibbons

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It was a battle of two of the best private school girls’ volleyball programs in Broward County on Thursday and they played like it.

In a classic five-set marathon, host Calvary Christian spotted Cardinal Gibbons the first two sets and then battled all the way back, defeating the Chiefs 22-25, 17-25, 25-23, 25-20, 15-10.

Jenna Giaquinto led the way in a losing effort for Gibbons (6-4) with 19 kills, 2 blocks, 8 digs, 7 service points and one ace. Dylan Andrews (17 kills, 5 digs, 3 service points, 2 aces) and Caitlyn Faber (44 assists, 3 kills, 2 blocks, 7 digs, 9 service points) also were key contributors to the Chiefs’ cause.

GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL

Ransom Everglades d. Gulliver Prep 3-0 (25-18, 25-12, 25-9): RE: Dani Ortiz 24 assists, 12 service points, 3 aces; Ellie Carrera-Justiz: 11 kills, 3 aces; Mia Balestra 4 kills, 2 blocks, 1 ace; Ana Sannia 8 digs, 4 aces. GP: Carly Wood 10 assists; 4 digs; 3 aces; Leah Boyd 8 kills; 4 digs; 1 ace; Olivia Connor 9 digs.

Monsignor Pace d. iMater Academy 3-1 (25-19, 25-18, 17-25, 25-21): Vanessa Perez-Robles 17 assists, 6 kills, 8 digs; Tabi Lins 21 digs, 2 aces, 8 kills; Cecilia Rodriguez - 22 digs, 9 services points.

Miami Christian d. Hollywood Christian 3-0 (25-8, 25-3, 25-9): Sheila Rodriguez 15 aces, 6 kills; Lina Valentino 13 aces, 7 kills; Melissa Alfonso 10 aces, 14 assists.

Coral Springs Charter d. North Broward Prep 3-0 (25-11, 25-11, 25-6): Ashley Guerrera 22 assists, 4 digs, 14 serive points; Adrianna Bravo 12 kills, 7 digs, 14 service points; Cameron Printer 8 kills, 1 dig, 3 service points. CSC: 7-0.

GIRLS’ GOLF

Coral Gables 234, TERRA, 249, Reagan 268: CG – Sofia Alfonso 48, Thais Forbes 53, Alejandra Andaverts 63; TERRA – Ryley Sever 53, Amanda Rabade 61, Madison Ryan 65; Reagan – Isabel Lojano 62, Paola Erazo 66

Cardinal Gibbons 210, Pompano Beach 216 at Pompano Beach Golf Club. CG: Kaylee Ehret 46, Annie Wilson 53, Jaclyn Schembri 53, Taylor Schembri 58, Jayden Boros: 59. PB – Heidi Christiansen 42, Sophia Chatalon 55, Ausette Ifill-Duproux 56, Kaitlin Bergeron 63.

BOYS’ GOLF

Reagan 197, TERRA 231, Coral Gables 256: RR – Rene Castillo 40, Jesus Reinoso 50, Juan Alfonso 53, Daniel Narder 54; TERRA – Daniel Hernandez 51, Ethan Matzner 54, Jonas Kaye 56; CG: Max Rego 46.

Ransom Everglades 153, Gulliver Prep 157 at Riviera Country Club, par 35: RE – Anderson Murphy 35, Eldon Spencer 38. GP – John Marshall 37, Alexander Dalmau 37.

Palmetto 158, MAST Academy 210: PAL – Justin Rabin 37, Brett Kavanaugh 37, Zach Oren 41, Tyler Downie 43; MAST – Jack Costarsequi 47, Ryan Earl 53, Max Zang 54, Colin Drukar 56. PAL: 3-1.

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