The Tallmadge volleyball team advanced to a Division II sectional title contest Oct. 15 at Tallmadge High School's James O. Maddox Court.
The Lady Blue Devils earned a 25-14, 25-16, 25-20 victory over Akron Coventry in a sectional semifinal match.
Rachel Gardella had 18 kills, five aces and 14 digs to lead Tallmadge. Jessica Herman added eight kills and 13 digs for the Lady Blue Devils.
Also contributing for Tallmadge were Karly Helmuth (34 assists), Mikaela Murdocco (six kills), Lexi Philen (five assists) and Olivia Ayres (14 digs).
The 10th-seeded Lady Blue Devils are scheduled to play second-seeded Norton in a sectional title contest Oct. 19 at 5:30 p.m. The game is set to take place at James O. Maddox Court.
For more, see the Oct. 20 edition of the Tallmadge Express.