Penncrest and Sun Valley went into Saturday ranked fourth and seventh, respectively, in District 1’s Class AAA volleyball power rankings.
That will change after the Vanguards pinned a 3-2 loss on the Lions.
Liza Boccella racked up 35 digs and Caitlyn Young handed out 32 assists to help the Vanguards win 15-25, 26-24, 19-25, 27-25, 15-6. Kelsey Czyson (21 digs), Megan Lynn (seven kills, seven blocks), Ryan Vickers (17 kills) and Devyn Crowder (eight kills, four blocks) also came up big for Sun Valley.
In other nonleague action:
Avon Grove 3, Marple Newtown 0 >> Senior captain Liz Conca had six kills and six digs as the Tigers fell, 25-8, 25-9, 25-9. Hannah Roberts chipped in with a dozen assists, two kills and three digs.