Roundup: Benjamin stops Jupiter in girls volleyball


Katy Blain had 12 kills and five blocks, helping Benjamin rally to a 24-26, 25-18, 25-17, 25-20 victory over Jupiter in a showdown of ranked teams Thursday night in Palm Beach Gardens.

Lauren Lindahl added 19 digs and six aces for the fifth-ranked Buccaneers (13-3).

Nicole Deka had 12 kills for the fourth-ranked Warriors.

No. 1 Palm Beach Gardens d. Stuart-South Fork 25-18, 25-8, 25-10: Brielle Jones had five service points, two aces, seven digs, two blocks and two kills and Hannah Heide contributed two kills, 14 assists, four digs and two blocks as the Gators (20-1) swept the Bulldogs in Stuart.

No. 7 Park Vista d. No. 8 Oxbridge Academy 25-19, 25-21, 18-25, 25-21: Nina Sharpton had 17 assists, 10 kills and three blocks and Jenna Fitzgerald added 20 digs as the Cobras (14-4) defeated the Thunderwolves (10-7) in Boynton Beach. Libby Nieporte had 20 kills and nine digs and Abby Nieporte added 11 kills and 12 digs for Oxbridge.

Santaluces d. Forest Hill 25-12, 25-17, 28-26: Sierra Osborne had four kills, five service points and three digs and Emily Eichhorn contributed five blocks and three service points as the Chiefs (10-11) swept the Falcons in Lantana.

Boca Raton Christian d. Coral Springs Christian 25-22, 25-12, 25-11: Marlena Kincaid had four aces, seven service points, seven kills, six digs and 13 assists and Lindsey Rhoden added 10 service points, six kills, seven digs as the Blazers (17-4) swept the Crusaders in Boca Raton.

St. Andrew’s d. Berean Christian 25-20, 25-7, 25-10: Serena Martin had nine kills, eight aces and four digs and Lizzie Ramge had six kills, three aces and three digs as the Scots (7-7) overpowered the Bulldogs in Boca Raton.

Coconut Creek-Monarch d. St. John Paul II Academy 19-25, 25-16, 25-22, 25-21: Brooke Salvato had 17 assists, 10 service points and two aces and Brea McNamara contributed 12 kills, five service points, two digs and an ace, but the Eagles (1-3) fell to the Knights in Coconut Creek.

FOOTBALL

Coral Springs Charter 52, St. John Paul II Academy 14: The Eagles (2-4) fell to the Panthers (2-3) in Coral Springs.



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