Huskies season ends with tough, five-set loss

ZOARVILLE — Harrison Central led after three sets and took Barnesville to five sets in a Division III, East District sectional final on Tuesday, but the Shamrocks ultimately prevailed, 25-18, 19-25, 25-22, 23-25, 8-15, at Tuscarawas Valley High School.

For the Huskies, who were the No. 11 seed, McKayla Dunkle again led the way with 30 kills and 10 blocks, while Maddy Butler had 33 digs and 12 points, Logan Johnson dished 40 assists and Danica Rensi had 11 points.

Barnesville, the No. 9 seed, advances to face top-seed Tusky Valley on Saturday.


West Muskingum 3, Catholic Central 2 (OT)

ZANESVILLE — the Catholic Central boys soccer team’s run the in the Division III, East District tournament came to a heartbreaking end on Tuesday with a 3-2 loss to West Muskingum on the road in a sectional final.

The Crusaders were the No. 6 seed in the bracket and reached the final by defeating No. 7 Edison on Saturday.

West Muskingum, the No 3 seed, advances to face No. 2 seed Coshocton next Wednesday.

Morgantown 5, Brooke 0

MORGANTOWN — The Brooke boys soccer team dropped the curtain on the 2021 season with a 5-0 loss to Morgantown in a Class AAA Region 1, Section 1 semifinal match on Tuesday.

The No. 3 seed Bruins close the season 9-9-2. The Mohigans, the No. 2 seed, will test No. 1 Wheeling Park on Thursday.


Hiland 12, Edison 0

BERLIN — The Ediso girls soccer team concluded its season Tuesday in the sectional round of the Division III, East District tournament with a 12-0 loss to top-seeded Hiland.

The Wildcats were the No. 8 seed. Hiland will take on No. 5 Cambridge next Tuesday.

Morgantown 8, Brooke 0

MORGANTOWN — A solid season for the Brooke girls soccer team ended on Monday with an 8-0 loss to Morgantown in the Class AAA Region 1, Section 1 tournament.

The Bruins, who were the No. 3 seed in the tournament, finish the season 12-5-1. Three of their losses came to the No. 2 seed Mohigans.

Morgantown will battle No. 1 seed Wheeling Park today in the sectional final.


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