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Class 2A district volleyball breakdown

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Class 2A, District 9

2020 Girls Volleyball District Tournaments 2A District 9

Class 2A, District 10

2020 Girls Volleyball District Tournaments 2A District 10

The stats

2A area leaders compiled by MaxPreps

Hitting percentage

.367 Sydney Jackwin, Keswick Christian

.354 Kayley Preston, Tampa Bay HEAT

.349 Sydney Melcher, Keswick Christian

.321 Sarah Young, Canterbury

.254 Lauren Cook, Keswick Christian

.247 Olivia Balogh, Tampa Bay HEAT

Kills

235 Olivia Balogh, Tampa Bay HEAT

222 Sydney Jackwin, Keswick Christian

149 Mackenzie Meyers, Hernando Christian

138 Mia Saveedra, Tampa Bay HEAT

135 Kayley Preston, Tampa Bay HEAT

Assists

503 Elizabeth Southard, Tampa Bay HEAT

446 Hannah Jantomaso, Keswick Christian

309 Courtney Klukowski, Hernando Christian

Aces

55 Lauren Cook, Keswick Christian

51 Sydney Jackwin, Keswick Christian

43 Morgan Talley, Canterbury

40 Mackenzie Meyers, Hernando Christian

39 Ashton Bates, Hernando Christian

Blocks

53 Candra Stephenson, Tampa Bay HEAT

43 Jada Norton, Hernando Christian

39 Mackenzie Meyers, Hernando Christian

34 Daleerae Mottahedeh, Hernando Christian

32 Olivia Balogh, Tampa Bay HEAT

Digs

280 Ashton Bates, Hernando Christian

234 Mackenzie Meyers, Hernando Christian

205 Daleerae Mottahedeh, Hernando Christian

188 Sage Tannoia, Hernando Christian

167 Olivia Balogh, Tampa Bay HEAT

The team rankings

2A state top 25 compiled by MaxPreps

1. Naples Seacrest Country Day

Record: 14-5

Ranking: 21.5

Strength of schedule: 13.7 

2. Boynton Beach Lake Worth Christian

Record: 11-2

Ranking: 20.9

Strength of schedule: 9.6 

3. Winter Park Geneva

Record: 9-4

Ranking: 19.3

Strength of schedule: 9.7 

4. Naples First Baptist Academy

Record: 10-3

Ranking: 17.9

Strength of schedule: 8.1 

5. Lakeland Victory Christian

Record: 15-2

Ranking: 15.6

Strength of schedule: 0.3 

6. Mount Dora Christian Academy

Record: 8-5

Ranking: 14.8

Strength of schedule: 11.5 

7. Tampa Bay HEAT

Record: 15-9

Ranking: 14.4

Strength of schedule: 10.2 

8. Jacksonville Christ’s Church Academy

Record: 9-6

Ranking: 11.8

Strength of schedule: 8.9 

9. Keswick Christian

Record: 15-4

Ranking: 11.6

Strength of schedule: 1.2 

10. Orange Park St. John’s Country Day

Record: 14-0

Ranking: 11.5

Strength of schedule: -5.6 

11. Monticello Aucilla Christian

Record: 15-0

Ranking: 11.4

Strength of schedule: -10.3 

12. Hernando Christian

Record: 17-2

Ranking: 10.6

Strength of schedule: -5.7 

13. Ocala St. John Lutheran

Record: 12-5

Ranking: 10.5

Strength of schedule: 1.5 

14. Boca Raton Christian

Record: 11-6

Ranking: 10.4

Strength of schedule: 5.5 

15. Miami Westwood Christian

Record: 11-0

Ranking: 8.9

Strength of schedule: -9.2 

16. Leesburg First Academy

Record: 15-3

Ranking: 7.0

Strength of schedule: -4.4 

17. Orlando Faith Christian

Record: 6-9

Ranking: 6.7

Strength of schedule: 10.9 

18. Jacksonville Harvest Community

Record: 6-3

Ranking: 6.6

Strength of schedule: 1.1 

19. Fort Myers Southwest Florida Christian

Record: 7-3

Ranking: 5.1

Strength of schedule: -2.0 

20. Winter Haven All Saints’ Academy

Record: 9-4

Ranking: 4.7

Strength of schedule: -1.7 

21. Marco Island Academy

Record: 13-5

Ranking: 4.6

Strength of schedule: -3.5 

22. Tallahassee Community Christian

Record: 10-3

Ranking: 4.6

Strength of schedule: -8.0 

23. Kissimmee City of Life Christian Academy

Record: 11-4

Ranking: 4.5

Strength of schedule: -3.8 

24. Winter Garden Foundation Academy

Record: 5-8

Ranking: 3.3

Strength of schedule: 6.8 

25. Sarasota Christian

Record: 13-1

Ranking: 3.2

Strength of schedule: 1.4 

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Seffner Christian (2-3) at St. Petersburg Catholic (3-3), 7

After starting 2-0, the visiting Crusaders have lost three straight. The host Barons, meanwhile, have rebounded from a 1-2 start to win two of their last three games. 

Putnam’s prediction: St. Petersburg Catholic 30-28

Gibbs (3-3) at Tarpon Springs (3-3), 7

An important Class 5A, District 10 game for both teams not only to stay in the mix for a title but also to get above .500 for the season. 

Putnam’s prediction: Gibbs 34-21 

Clearwater (5-1) at Anclote (1-5), 7:30

The Tornadoes have won five straight and are the clear favorite to the Class 5A, District 10 title. The host Sharks are on a two-game losing streak. 

Putnam’s prediction: Clearwater 42-7

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Thursday sports schedule (Oct. 14)

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Sunlake (12-5) at Wesley Chapel (13-4), 6

The Seahawks, who have won four straight, try to maintain their streak against the Wildcats in a rematch from last week that Sunlake took in five sets. 

Palm Harbor University (14-8) at Mitchell (18-0), 6:30

The Mustangs have a shot at going undefeated in the regular season. To do that, Mitchell has get the Hurricanes, who have turned things around. 

St. Petersburg (15-8) at East Lake (16-7), 7

The Pinellas County Athletic Conference final is between teams with impressive streaks. The Green Devils have won seven straight while the host Eagles have won five in a row. East Lake has owned the series this season, sweeping its rival in the previous three meetings. 

Newsome (16-7) at Bloomingdale (11-5), 7:30

Both teams have won three straight heading into their regular season finale. 

The schedules

Volleyball

Solid Rock Christian at Grace Christian, 4:30

Zephyrhills Christian at Hernando Christian, 5

Hillsborough Baptist at Foundation Christian, 5

Tampa Prep at Ocala Trinity Catholic, 5:30

Oldsmar Christian at Elfers Christian, 5:30

Brandon Academy at Universal Academy, 6

Sunlake at Wesley Chapel, 6

Tampa Bay HEAT at Shorecrest, 6

Weeki Wachee at Hernando, 6:30

Wiregrass Ranch at Anclote, 6:30

Carrollwood Day at Calvary Christian, 6:30

Citrus at Nature Coast, 6:30

Palm Harbor University at Mitchell, 6:30

St. Petersburg Catholic at Sarasota Christian, 7

Zephyrhills at Gulf, 7

Gulf Coast HEAT at Tampa SLAM, 7

Seven Rivers Christian at Cambridge Christian, 7

Alonso at Freedom, 7

Crystal River at Springstead, 7

St. Petersburg at East Lake, 7

Central at Lecanto, 7:30

Sumner at Brandon, 7:30

Cypress Creek at Pasco, 7:30

Tampa Bay Tech at Gaither, 7:30

River Ridge at Hudson, 7:30

Riverview at East Bay, 7:30

Newsome at Bloomingdale, 7:30

Spoto at Durant, 7:30

Middleton at Leto, 7:30

Plant at Robinson, 7:30

Jefferson at Armwood, 7:30

Indian Rocks Christian at Countryside, 7:30

Swimming

Plant at Berkeley Prep, 5

Tampa Prep at Berkeley Prep, 5:30

Lennard, Riverview at East Bay (Apollo Beach), 6

Blake, Leto at Hillsborough (Copeland), 6

Spoto, Tampa Bay Tech at Plant City (Plant CityYMCA), 6

Freedom at Academy of the Holy Names, 6:30

Steinbrenner, Wharton at Robinson (Bobby Hicks), 6:30

Gaither at Middleton (Cyrus Green), 6:30

Spoto, Sumner at Jefferson (Interbay), 6:30

Brandon, Tampa Bay HEAT at Bloomingdale (High five), 7

Golf 

East Bay at Riverview (boys), 2

Hillsborough at Leto (boys), 2:30

Freedom at Jesuit (boys), 2:30

Alonso at Chamberlain (boys), 3

Sickles at Jefferson (boys/girls), 3

Steinbrenner at Gaither (boys), 3

Newsome at Plant City (boys), 3

Sumner at King (boys/girls), 3:30

Plant at Robinson (boys), 3:30

Berkeley Prep at Tampa Prep, 4

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Volleyball: Hillsborough County Top 15

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The top of the rankings stays the same heading into the final week of the regular season. But there was plenty of movement in the rest of the top 15.

1. Berkeley Prep (22-2)

Up next: Idle

Last spot: No. 1

Why they stayed put: The Buccaneers, ranked fifth in the nation, closed out the regular season on a 15-match win streak, including sweeps over Newsome and Tampa Bay HEAT last week. Berkeley Prep can now focus on the ultra-competitive Class 3A, District 5 tournament, which starts on Oct. 18. 

2. Steinbrenner (21-2)

Up next: Monday at Blake; Tuesday vs. Plant

Last spot: No. 2

Why they stayed put: The Warriors, ranked No. 3 in Class 7A, have won 10 straight matches, including a sweep over Alonso in their only match last week. Steinbrenner closes out the regular season with an anticipated matchup against Plant that could serve as a preview of the Class 7A, District 7 final. 

3. Plant (18-4)

Up next: Tuesday at Steinbrenner; Wednesday vs. Clearwater Central Catholic; Thursday at Robinson

Last spot: No. 3

Why they stayed put: The Panthers, the state’s top team in 7A according to MaxPreps, have won seven straight, all via sweeps. The match against Steinbrenner is not the only tough one this week. Plant also faces Clearwater Central Catholic on Wednesday. 

4. Tampa Prep (18-5)

Up next: Tuesday vs. Tampa Bay HEAT; Thursday at Ocala Trinity Catholic

Last spot: No. 4

Why they stayed put: The Terrapins are on a three-match win streak after sweeping Academy of the Holy Names last week. Two of Tampa Prep’s five losses this season have come against Berkeley Prep and Plant, both ranked ahead of the Terrapins. 

5. Riverview (13-3)

Up next: Monday at Leto; Thursday at East Bay

Last spot: No. 6

Why they moved up: After starting the season 1-3, the Sharks have won 12 straight matches, including sweeps over Robinson and Durant last week. Riverview will try to keep that streak going with matches against Leto on Monday and East Bay on Thursday to close out the regular season. 

6. Academy of the Holy Names (15-8)

Up next: Tuesday at Osceola

Last spot: No. 5 

Why they moved down: The Jaguars split their two matches last week, sweeping Tampa Bay HEAT and getting swept by Tampa Prep. Academy of the Holy Names travels to Osceola on Tuesday for its regular season finale. 

7. Newsome (15-7)

Up next: Tuesday at Tampa Bay Tech; Thursday at Bloomingdale

Last spot: No. 7

Why they stayed put: The Wolves won their only match last week, sweeping Lennard. Newsome finishes the regular season with matches against Tampa Bay Tech on Tuesday and Bloomingdale on Thursday. 

8. Wharton (13-7)

Up next: Tuesday at Strawberry Crest

Why they stayed put: The Wildcats swept King to extend their win streak to five. Wharton will maintain that streak when it travels to play Strawberry Crest in Tuesday’s regular season finale. 

9. Bloomingdale (11-5)

Up next: Thursday vs. Newsome

Last spot: No. 10

Why they moved up: The Bulls had a solid week, beating Strawberry Crest in five sets and sweeping Sumner to extend their win streak to three. Another challenge comes Thursday when Bloomingdale hosts Newsome in the regular season finale. 

10. Sickles (13-10)

Up next: Monday at Wiregrass Ranch; Tuesday at Gaither

Last spot: No. 9

Why they moved down: The Gryphons split their two matches last week, sweeping Blake and getting swept by Plant. That tough schedule will help Sickles stay competitive in the Class 7A, District 7 tournament that starts Oct. 18. 

11. Plant City (8-4)

Up next: Monday at Lennard

Last spot: No. 15

Why they moved up: The Raiders have won four of their last five matches, including a sweep over East Bay in their only match last week. Plant City finishes the regular season with a match against Lennard on Monday. 

12. Strawberry Crest (12-5)

Up next: Tuesday vs. Wharton

Why they moved down: The Chargers split their two matches last week, losing in five sets to Bloomingdale and sweeping Leto. Strawberry Crest hosts Wharton on Tuesday in the regular season finale. 

13. Freedom (8-2)

Up next: Tuesday at Hillsborough; Thursday vs. Alonso

Last spot: No. 13

Why they stayed put: Though the schedule has been light, the Patriots have played well. They beat Gaither in five sets in their only match last week. Freedom’s two losses came against Wharton and Strawberry Crest. 

14. Carrollwood Day (13-10)

Up next: Tuesday at Sarasota Cardinal Mooney; Thursday at Calvary Christian

Last spot: No. 12

Why they moved down: The Patriots split their two matches last week, sweeping Patel and getting swept by Bishop McLaughlin. All of Carrollwood Day’s losses this season have come against quality opponents. 

15. Tampa Catholic (12-10)

Up next: Tuesday at Shorecrest

Last spot: No. 14

Why they moved down: The Crusaders will try to snap out of their four-match losing streak when they travel to play Shorecrest in the regular season finale. 

On the bubble: Gaither (6-3) , Sumner (8-8), Cambridge Christian (12-10)

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