The Tallmadge volleyball team finished 1-2 at the Jackson Invitational Sept. 21 in Massillon.
The Lady Blue Devils ended the tournament on a high note when they posted a 26-24, 29-27 victory over Ravenna Southeast.
Rachel Gardella led the way with 15 kills and Karly Helmuth finished with 26 assists and 14 digs. Olivia Ayres added 13 digs and three aces.
Also contributing for Tallmadge were Jessica Herman (five kills) and Lexi Philen (three aces).
Tallmadge lost a 25-16, 25-23 decision to Orrville. Gardella had 18 kills and eight digs and Ayres had nine digs. Helmuth finished with 14 assists.
The Lady Blue Devils lost a 25-15, 25-23 decision to Louisville. Gardella had 10 kills and Herman finished with 10 digs and five kills.
Helmuth added 22 assists and Ayres had 12 digs.
For more, see the Sept. 29 edition of the Tallmadge Express.