Versailles volleyball team moves up to No. 10 in OHSVCA state rankings


By Kyle Shaner - kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com



Versailles’ Bailey Huffman sets the ball during a volleyball match against Celina on Sept. 12 in Versailles.

Versailles’ Bailey Huffman sets the ball during a volleyball match against Celina on Sept. 12 in Versailles.


Kyle Shaner|The Daily Advocate

COLUMBUS – Versailles moved up to a season-best No. 10 ranking in the Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association state rankings.

This is the second consecutive week that Versailles has moved up in the rankings, moving up two spots from 12th in Division III to 10th this week after moving up one spot the previous week. The Lady Tigers remain behind Gilmour Academy, Huron, Coldwater, Highland, Buckeye Trail, Newark Catholic, Utica, Tuscarawas Valley and Eastwood in the state rankings while passing St. Henry and Lutheran West.

Versailles has been ranked in all five OHSVCA polls this season, ranging from 10th to 13th. Versailles is the lone Darke County team to be ranked in the OHSVCA state poll this season.

A number of other teams with Darke County connections are ranked in this week’s poll. Coldwater from the Midwest Athletic Conference is ranked No. 3 in Division III, St. Henry from the MAC is ranked No. 11 in Division III, Miami East from the Cross County Conference is ranked No. 16 in Division III, Marion Local from the MAC is ranked No. 5 in Division IV, New Bremen from the MAC is ranked No. 8 in Division IV, Minster from the MAC is ranked No. 13 in Division IV, and Delphos St. John’s from the MAC is ranked No. 16 in Division IV.

For more information on the OHSVCA and its state rankings, visit its website at www.ohsvca.org.

OHSVCA state rankings

Division I

1 Ursuline Academy (33) 495

2 St Ursula Academy (Toledo) (8) 469

3 Brecksville-Broadview Hts (4) 340

4 Mason (6) 336

5 St Ursula Academy (Cincinnati) (2) 262

6 Dublin Coffman (3) 239

7 Notre Dame Academy 141

8 Mount Notre Dame 138

9 Avon 103

10 Mother Of Mercy 101

11 Elyria 100

12 Jackson 74

13 Hilliard Davidson 49

13 Turpin 49

15 Strongsville 43

16 Saint Joseph Academy 30

17 Olentangy Orange 23

18 Hillard Darby 20

19 Solon 18

20 Mentor 15

Division II

1 Lake Catholic (43) 478

2 Ottawa-Glandorf 303

3 Bishop Hartley (4) 294

4 Archbishop Alter 263

5 Padua Franciscan 255

6 Logan Elm (1) 204

7 Benjamin Logan (1) 167

8 Gallia Academy 89

9 Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin 80

10 Beaver Local (1) 77

11 Bishop Fenwick 69

12 Granville 68

13 New Philadelphia 54

14 Southeast 51

15 Bowling Green 43

16 Beaumont School 41

17 John Glenn 38

18 Lakeview (1) 30

19 Archbishop Hoban 26

19 Norwalk 26

Division III

1 Gilmour Academy (31) 489

2 Huron (8) 398

3 Coldwater (2) 353

4 Highland (8) 324

5 Buckeye Trail (3) 246

6 Newark Catholic 163

7 Utica 152

8 Tuscarawas Valley (3) 129

9 Eastwood 106

10 Versailles 95

11 St Henry 79

12 Lutheran West 73

13 Newton Falls 65

14 Crestview (Columbiana) (4) 56

15 Independence 51

16 Miami East 50

17 Adena 39

18 Orrville 33

19 Columbia 22

20 Fairbanks 21

Division IV

1 Jackson Center (41) 500

2 Norwalk St. Paul (3) 384

3 McComb (3) 351

4 Arlington (1) 318

5 Marion Local 175

6 Tuscarawas Central Catholic (1) 174

7 Old Fort 155

8 New Bremen 152

9 Notre Dame (1) 121

10 Fort Loramie 82

11 Dalton 62

12 Leipsic 56

13 Minster 37

14 Buckeye Central 36

15 Delaware Christian 31

16 Delphos St. John (1) 28

17 Ottoville 24

18 Waterford 17

19 St Thomas Aquinas 13

20 St Johns School (Ashtabula) (1) 11

Versailles’ Bailey Huffman sets the ball during a volleyball match against Celina on Sept. 12 in Versailles.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2016/10/web1_Bailey-Huffman-WEB.jpgVersailles’ Bailey Huffman sets the ball during a volleyball match against Celina on Sept. 12 in Versailles. Kyle Shaner|The Daily Advocate

By Kyle Shaner

kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.