Garfield wins volleyball district
Garfield won the Division III volleyball district final Wednesday night at LaBrae High School, beating Berkshire, 3-1.
Garfield took the first two sets, 27-25 and 25-22, before being routed by Berkshire in the third set, 25-14. Garfield rebounded by edging out Berkshire in the fourth set, 25-23, to take the match.
With the win, Garfield advances to the regional at Barberton High School next Thursday and will face the Wooster Triway/Orrville winner at 6 p.m.
Boardman was defeated by Massillon Jackson, 3-0, in the Division I district at Uniontown Lake. The Spartans lost 25-18, 25-14, 25-14.
Ashley Clark led the Spartans with 11 assists and eight digs, while Kaylin Burkey had seven kills.
Canfield defeated Poland, 3-1, in a Division II boys soccer district semifinal at Canfield. Tanor English had two first-half goals and a second-half assist in the win.
Poland finishes its season with a 9-4-4 record, while Canfield (11-6-1) reaches the district title game for the third time in four years. They’ll face undefeated Lakeview on Saturday at 5 p.m. at Niles’ Bo Rein Memorial Stadium.