Four points separated the teams in the first two sets as Circleville claimed a 3-1 win at Logan Elm Tuesday night 28-26, 27-25, 20-25, 25-17.
Kiannah Ingram had six aces for the Braves on 20-21 serving.
Lynsay Vanhoose had 30 digs for the Braves, Kimberly Petty had 14, Ingram had 13 and Hannah Rhoads had 12.
Rhoads had 40 assists for the Braves with Claire King recording 17 kills, Adelyn Smith had 11 kills and Addison Smith had 10 kills.
The Braves (13-6, 6-5) are headed to Amanda-Clearcreek (8-12, 3-9) Thursday. Circleville (16-4, 10-2) hosts Hamilton Township (3-15, 1-10) Thursday.
Bulldogs stay atop MSL with 3-1 win over TV
CARROLL — Teays Valley grabbed the first set but wasn’t able to hold off league-leading Bloom-Carroll in a 3-1 match that ended in favor of BC 21-25, 25-13, 25-19, 25-24.
Among the leaders for the Vikings Tuesday night were Ellie Tatman who was 43 for 48 on serve receptions with 21 digs.
Brenna Carothers was 10-10 serving, 13-13 on serve receptions with 13 digs and four kills.
Kendall Burgett had 19 assists and three digs while Tessa Bradley had 14 assists and five digs.
Baileigh Rieder had 10 kills with six blocks, Jenna Pence had seven kills and seven blocks and Kennedy Younkin had five kills and seven blocks.
Evelyn Brown led BC with 17 kills, Corinee Knapp had 15, Molly Barber had 12 and Katie Marshal had 11.
Madison Lacy had 57 assists for the Bulldogs.
Bloom-Carroll (17-1, 11-0) is at Liberty Union (6-12, 3-9) Thursday.
Falcons take Aces 3-1
AMANDA — Fairfield Union was a 3-1 winner over Amanda-Clearcreek Tuesday 25-14, 20-25, 31-29, 25-21.
Ebby Hutchinson recorded 11 kills for the Aces while Braeleigh Blosser had nine kills.
Katie Kemmerling had 29 digs for AC, Emma Kern had 22 and Gavynn Sowers had 21.
Taylor Evans had 28 assists for the Aces.
Christian Thompson had 20 kills for the Falcons and 23 digs.
Cara Miller led FU with 37 digs.
Warriors sweep Mustangs
WILLIAMSPORT — Adena swept Westfall Tuesday night 25-22, 25-13, 25-19.
Eva Kruger led the Warriors with 17 kills, Grace Townsend had 32 assists and Brooke Bossert had 17 digs.
The Mustangs (10-7, 7-4) head to Zane Trace (8-11, 4-7) Thursday.