Girls Volleyball: Hin and Sacred Heart Cathedral sweep University

By Bonta Hill

Wednesday night’s showdown between visiting Sacred Heart Cathedral and University High School quickly turned into the Keani Hin show.

With her powerful serves and soft touches around the net, the junior led the Irish with 11 kills, four aces, and three blocks from the middle blocker position, as Sacred Heart Cathedral (11-4) beat the Red Devils 3-0 (25-20, 25-14, 25-17).

Girls Volleyball: Lick-Wilmerding opens BCL West play with win over Convent

By Ernest Stone

As hard as it is to win a league title, it’s even more challenging to repeat.

Yet, if Lick-Wilmerding’s league-opening 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-21) victory against visiting Convent of the Sacred Heart is any determinant of how the 2010 season will unfold, then the Bay Counties West League can expect the Tigers to repeat as back-to-back champs.

Girls Volleyball: Sacred Heart Cathedral sweeps up Lowell

By Bonta Hill

With the much smaller Lowell Cardinals paying a visit from their Sunset confines, Sacred Heart Cathedral head coach Margi Beima advised her team to do two things.

Bang away and cover.

The Irish (5-3) did just that, keeping the the Cardinals (0-2) grounded as they withstood the loss of two starters, and cruised to a three game (25-16, 25-14, 25-11) non-league victory.