Wyoming Area’s Donny Flannelly gets a dig against a Nanticoke Area serve last week.photos by BILL TARUTIS
WA’s Larry Popovich goes for the block against Nanticoke.
Wyoming Area posted a big victory with a 3-1 win over Lake-Lehman in a WVC Volleyball match on Tuesday afternoon in the Back Mountain.
The Warriors fell behind 1-0 after a 25-20 loss in the first game of its back with the favored Black Knights. But Tony Richards led a big rally with 38 assists as Wyoming Area came back to win the next three games, 25-22, 26-24, and 25-13.
Larry Popovich added 20 kills for the Warriors, and Cody Gates chipped in with 13 kills and eight blocks.
Wyoming Area gave Wyoming Valley Conference volleyball champion Holy Redeemer all it could handle in a 3-0 loss to the Royals on Thursday afternoon at Wyoming Area High School in Exeter.
The Warriors lost the first game 25-9, but battled in the final two games in 25-18 and 25-20 losses.
Tony Richards had nine assists, three kills and two blocks to lead Wyoming Area. Cody Gates six kills and four blocks for the Warriors.
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