ALTOONA–Bald Eagle Space’s streak of three consecutive District 6 Class AA titles was snapped Tuesday night time because the Eagles had been defeated by Phillipsburg-Osceola, 3-1.
It’s the third win by Philipsburg-Osceola over Bald Eagle Space this season.
“I’m simply so completely satisfied for our youngsters, our followers, our dad and mom, particularly in 2020 the place there’s not an excessive amount of to be completely satisfied about. Hopefully they will take pleasure in this for slightly bit,” Philipsburg-Osceola coach Dave Eckberg stated after his group’s victory. “This has been a tricky 12 months with the whole lot they’ve needed to endure. They needed to battle again (Tuesday), and that’s what I’m most happy with.”
The Mounties took the primary set of the match, 25-23. Bald Eagle Space had the lead for a lot of the opening set, however Philipsburg-Osceola dug in late, and held on the for the win. Reese Hazelton was essential for the Mounties down the stretch, the freshman scored the ultimate level of the set to present the Mounties the victory.
The second set was all Mounties from the beginning. Bald Eagle Space by no means held a lead all through the whole set and the Mounties constantly led by six to eight factors over the course of the second to leap out to a 2-0 lead.
The third set proved to be essentially the most aggressive.
It was a set that featured Bald Eagle Space incomes a slender 32-30 victory. The third set featured many lead modifications and Bald Eagle Space earned the essential victory within the third, erasing any shot of a sweep for Philipsburg-Osceola.
The Mounties received again to its successful methods within the fourth set.
The Mounties received the set, 25-15, in convincing style, which in flip gave P-O its district title. The Mounties led early 5-0 and by no means regarded again as Bald Eagle Space had no reply for the Mounties’ exterior hitters.
“We’ve been right here 4 years in a row, and 5 out of the final seven. There’s expectations. I’m tremendous happy with their effort,” Bald Eagle Space coach Larry Campbell stated. “I feel defensively our effort was superb. We performed them 10 units this 12 months, and 6 of them have been by two factors.”
Bald Eagle received strong manufacturing out of Lexi Skripek, Madison Perry, and Brynne Bisel regardless of the loss.
Philipsburg-Osceola is about to fulfill Maplewood on Saturday within the PIAA Class AA match at Maplewood at 1 p.m.
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