KINGSLEY — MMI Prep got a big boost off the bench from Maurina DiSabella, who helped rally the Preppers past Mountain View 3-2 on Thursday in a District 2 Class A girls volleyball tournament opener.
The Preppers dropped a tough decision in Game 3 but fought off elimination in the next two to take down the host Eagles.
MMI advances to Tuesday's pool play at Dunmore, facing the top-seeded Bucks.
: Kirsten Young 20 service points, 12 aces, 3 digs, 5 kills; Amber Ferry 19 assists; Kristen Purcell 18 service points, 7 aces, 2 blocks, 7 kills; Maurina DiSabella 2 kills, 5 digs, 7 service points, 1 ace
: Kerri Jarnagin 4 kills, 4 aces; Taylor Nally 8 assists, 4 aces; Rebekah Tiffany 3 kills
BrandiLee Soto's 13 digs and six kills lead Meyers to a win over Hanover Area. Ashley Hernandez pitched in with 10 service points.
Holly Saraka paced the Hawkeyes with 17 digs. Amanda Fuller contributed with five aces.
EY: Ashley Hernandez 9 digs, 2 kills, 10 service points; BrandiLee Soto 13 digs, 6 kills
HAN: Amanda Fuller 5 aces, 5 kills; Kim Ozmina 11 digs, 5 assists; Holly Saraka 17 digs