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Aviano's Xavier Fox hits the ball towards a pair of Naples Wildcats trying to block on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021.
Aviano's Xavier Fox hits the ball towards a pair of Naples Wildcats trying to block on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. (Kent Harris/Stars and Stripes)

High school

Volleyball

Girls

Sigonella def. Rota 16-25, 23-25, 25-21, 25-17, 17-15

Saturday at Rota

Noteworthy - Fabiola Mercado-Rodgriguez (20 assists, 6 aces, 2 kills), Madison Wood (6 kills, 3 aces) and Madison Lewis (9 kills) starred for the Jaguars.

Ansbach def. Hohenfels 25-18, 25-14, 25-23

Saturday at Ansbach

Noteworthy – Melanie Wetherell-Smith had 18 kills and 6 aces for Ansbach, with teammates Georgia Bryant (24 assists, 3 aces, 3 kills) and Allison Schuck (11 kills, 2 aces) also standing out. Alicia Herring and Kennedy Liverpool kept Hohenfels close with their serving.

Naples def. Aviano 25-15, 25-22, 29-31, 25-13

Saturday at Aviano

Noteworthy – Elaina Holsclaw (9 aces, 4 kills, 6 digs) and Zurnia Dickerson (8 aces, 9 kills, 8 digs) stood out for Aviano; Audrey Villarreal (15 aces, 8 kills), Josie Villarreal (8 aces, 23 kills), Larissa Vancil (4 aces, 10 kills) and Emma Kasparek (4 aces, 12 assists) starred for Naples.

Saturday at Stuttgart

Stuttgart def. Black Forest Academy 25-13, 25-6, 25-9

Noteworthy - Katie Bishop (15 assists, 6 kills, 4 aces), McKenzie Maune (12 digs, 3 aces), Sofia Gentile (8 kills), Maja Kendic (6 kills) and Sam Caldwell (3 kills, 2 aces, 5 digs) stood out for Stuttgart.

Stuttgart def. BFA 25-12, 25-12, 25-11

Saturday at Stuttgart

Noteworthy – Bishop (8 aces, 11 assists, 4 kills, 5 digs), Jazelyn Campbell (10 digs, 2 aces), Caldwell (5 aces, 6 digs, 3 kills), Kendic (5 kills, 2 blocks), Gentile (3 aces, 3 kills) and Charity Clements (3 kills) starred for the Panthers.

Vicenza def. American Overseas School of Rome 25-14, 25-15, 25-18

Friday at Vicenza

Noteworthy - Julia Ridgley (3 aces, 12 assists), Gabriella Sanchez (3 kills, 2 blocks), Maya Fitch (3 kills, 3 digs) and Fiona Hein (8 digs) stood out for Vicenza; Cristina Nespoli (5 kills, 2 assists) stood out for the Falcons.

Vicenza def. AOSR 25-9, 25-13, 25-12

Saturday at Vicenza

Noteworthy - Ridgley (5 aces, 16 assists, 4 digs), Sanchez (4 kills, 2 blocks), Shalom DeJardin (3 kills 3 digs), Gianna Barea (2 kills, 4 aces), Sofia Pasion (3 kills 2 blocks), Hein (12 digs), Kylie Panek (2 kills, 3 digs); Nespoli (3 kills, 1 assist) again starred for AOSR.

Kaiserslautern def. Wiesbaden 25-18, 18-25, 25-13, 25-23

Saturday at Kaiserslautern

Noteworthy - Rebecca Lagares starred for the Raiders with 12 kills in 28 chances. She was also 23 of 24 on serves with 4 aces. Piper Nowlin, Sage Barnes, and Hannah Underwood each added 4 kills.

Saturday at Vilseck

Ramstein def. Vilseck 25-21, 25-13, 25-17

Ramstein def. Vilseck 25-17, 25-23, 25-11

Saturday at Spangdahlem

Spangdahlem def. Baumholder 25-17, 26-28, 25-22, 25-21

Spangdahlem def. SHAPE 25-19, 25-15, 15-25, 25-22

Noteworthy – Rilyn Snowsill and Naomi Leggitt helped the Sentinels win their third straight match.

Boys

Saturday at Rota

Sigonella def. Rota 25-7, 25-23, 25-10

Noteworthy - C. Davis (7 kills, 9 aces), J. Surls (3 kills, 4 blocks) and A. Montero (4 kills, 4 aces) stood out for the Jaguars.

AOSR def. Vicenza 25-17, 25-10, 21-25, 25-21

Friday at Vicenza

Noteworthy – Parker Huber (7 kills, 2 aces), Kevin Lin (5 kills, 3 aces) and Martin Janzen (6 kills, 2 aces, 2 blocks) starred for AOSR.

AOSR def. Vicenza 25-15, 25-17, 25-21

Saturday at Vicenza

Noteworthy – Lin (8 kills, 3 aces, 4 blocks, 2 dinks), Matteo Hon (7 kills, 2 dinks, 4 assists), Janzen (6 kills, 2 blocks, 3 dinks) and Alessandro Nespoli (3 aces, 10 assists) stood out for the Falcons.

Friday and Saturday at Aviano

Naples def. Aviano 25-21, 23-25, 25-11, 25-22

Naples def. Aviano 25-14, 25-14, 25-27, 25-21

Noteworthy - Gabe Fabbro (10 kills, 12 blocks, 18 digs), Kyle Mattes (8 kills, 14 blocks, 16 digs), Xavier Fox (6 blocks, 8 digs), Pierce Dozier (6 blocks) and Trevor Drummond (22 digs) stood for Aviano.

Cross country

Saturday at Brussels

Boys

1. Nathan Pierce (Bru) 17 minutes, 31 seconds; 2. Noah Jorgensen (Bru) 18:17; 3. Cade Wedekind (Bru) 18:38; 4. Paulo Aponte (AFN) 18:52; 5. Spencer Johnson (AFN) 18:52; 6. Samuel Manglapus (SHA) 19:23 7. Damion Rogers (Bru) 19:26; 8. Cameron Hunt (Bru) 19:50; 9. Ezra De Leon Kona (Bru) 20:03; 10. Santi Aponte (AFN) 20:45.

Girls

1. Finja Liebing (AFN) 22:08; 2. Nicky Arias (SHA) 23:38; 3. Macey Stewart (Bru) 23:42; 4. Paula Bohlen (AFN) 24:59; 5. Cassidy Johnson (Bru) 25:28; 6. Gabby Hite (Bru) 26:23; 7. Mia Petritz (Bru) 26:32; 8. Bella Showalter (Bru) 26:59; 9. Talia Davis Wilson (SHA) 28:16; 10. Eva Paterson (SHA) 28:35.

Saturday at Munich

Boys

Vilseck 28, Ansbach 46, Munich International 48, Hohenfels incomplete

1. Jackson Cochran (Vil) 17:17.50; 2. Zenoch Larson (Vil) 18:28.92; 3. Lucas Morecraft (Ans) 18:33.64; 4. Jadon Triola (Vil) 18:46.39; 5. Brody Hocter (Ans) 18:53.36; 6. John Pickler (Mun) 19:37.21; 7. Christian Senior (Mun) 19:50.92; 8. Jeremiah Tran (Ans) 20:00.24; 9. Kendall Terrell (Vil) 20:10.24; 10. Jordan Toogood (Mun) 20:28.27.

Girls

Vilseck 15, Munich, Ansbach, Hohenfels incomplete

1. Molley Cochrain (Vil) 22:54.40, 2. Jo Weiss (Mun) 22:55.62; 3. Delana Creech (Ans) 24:00.00; 4. Aubrey Tackett (Vil) 24:17.28; 5. Hanna Korska (Mun) 25:40.96, 6. Nautica Munoz (Vil) 25:47.50; 7. Alexia Myer (Hoh) 26:28.65; 8. Grace Paul (Vil) 26:42.84; 9. Abi Jordan (Vil) 27:11.40; 10. Olivia Cole (Mun) 28:11.50.

Naples' Alex Suszko pushes the ball towrad the net Friday, Oct. 15, 2021,  in the Wildcats' game agaisnt the Aviano Saints.
Naples' Alex Suszko pushes the ball towrad the net Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, in the Wildcats' game agaisnt the Aviano Saints. (Kent Harris/Stars and Stripes)

Saturday at Naples

Boys

Naples 18, AOSR 54, Sigonella, 69

1. Andrew Scarff (Nap) 18:11; 2. Orlando Escobedo (Nap) 18:30; 3. Nico Caccamo (AOSR) 18:43; 4. Jacob Kidd (Nap) 19:24; 5. Maxwell Munene (Nap) 19:38; 6. Joaquin Villescas (Nap) 19:41; 7. Cameron Evans (Sig) 19:43; 8. Elliot Kopko (AOSR) 20:28; 9. Joseph Gachuho (Nap) 21:00; 10. Azael Lopez (Nap) 21:04.

Girls

Naples 36, Sigonella 42, AOSR 43

1. Abigail Michienzi (Nap) 21:31; 2. Kayly Eimicke (Sig) 21:56; 3. Alexis Lambert (AOSR) 22:07; 4. Amelia Cantwell (Sig) 22:34; 5. Alexandra Balsamo (Nap) 23:10; 6. Teagan Shekleton (AOSR) 23:46; 7. Reiley Lester (AOSR) 24:42; 8. Leila Denton (Sig) 25:48; 9. Gracie Dominguez (Nap) 25:52; 10. Gabby North (Nap) 25:53.

Tennis

Saturday at Vicenza

Boys

Marymount 8, Vicenza 1

Singles – Leonardo Proietti (MMI) def. Sam Grady 8-0; Alessandro Gregorini (MMI) def. Andrew Reed 8-3; Brian Hoton (MMI) def. Anthony Varas 6-1; Federico Cannizzaro (MMI) def. Isaac Leon 6-2; Giorgio Grifeo (MMI) def. Ja’Rius Baker 6-2; Arthur Shore (Vic) won by disqualification over Francesco Gregorini; Alessandro Costanzo (MMI) def. Elijah Boughton 6-2. Doubles – Proietti/Hoton def. Grady/Reed 8-2; Grifeo/Cannizzaro def. Leon/Varas 8-5; Gregorini/Gregorini def. McCracken/Hace 6-0.

Girls

Marymount 5, Vicenza 1

Singles – Isabella Nudi (MMI) def. Grace McCracken 8-3; Allegra Vittigli (MMI) def. Ava Parker 8-1; Bianca Marino (MMI) def. Elisabeth Delap 8-3; Sarah McGovern (Vic) def. Anna Trombetta 7-6 (7-4). Doubles – Vittigli/Nudi def. McCracken/A.Parker 8-3; Marino/Trombetta def. Belleville/L.Parker 6-0.

Boys

Marymount 3, AOSR 0

Singles – Proietti def. Luca Mauri 8-0; A.Gregorini def. Youssef Abdelrahim 8-5. Doubles – Proietti/Hoton def. Mauri/Abdelrahim 8-2.

Girls

Marymount 4, AOSR 2

Singles – Nudi def. Clara Clayton 8-1; Vittigli def. Francesca Migliccio 8-2; Marino (MMI) def. Marilyn Wang 7-5; Ahyun Jung (AOSR) def. Trombetta 6-4. Doubles – Vittigli/Nudi def. Clayton/Migliaccio 8-1; Wang/Jung def. Marino/Trombetta 6-3.

Saturday at Vilseck

Boys

Hohenfels 7, Vilseck 2

Singles - Beckham Witty (Hoh) def. Sean Kerr 6-0, 6-0; James Rogers (Hoh) def. Ken Holloway 8-6; Sam Bahng (Hoh) def. Jayson Baldwin 8-0; Ian Ferrell (Hoh) def. Cameron Ganger 8-2; Leon Kroener (Vil) def. Liam Khim 8-4; Ian McCullum (Hoh) def. Cameron Holloway 8-8 (8-6). Doubles – Witty/Rogers def. Kerr/K.Holloway 6-0, 6-0; Bahng/Ferrell def. Baldwin/Ganger 8-2; C.Holloway/R.Demeo (Vil) def. Khim/McCullum 8-3.

Girls

Vilseck 5, Hohenfels 4

Singles – Zoe Crawford (Vil) def. Kate Ferrell 6-2, 6-2; Kelly Ferrell (Hoh) def. Chloe Walker 8-6; Skylar Bledsoe (Hoh) def. Addy Alvarez 8-3; Camila Gomez (Vil) def. Alhena Farias 8-4; Ren Foslin (Vil) and Ryen Arguello (Vil) won by forfeit. Doubles – Ferrell/Ferrell def. Walker/Alvarez 6-4, 6-4; Bledsoe/Farias def. Gomez/Foslin 8-6; Arguello/Lloyd (Vil) won by forfeit.

Also – Meredith Maxwell (independent) def. Walker 10-3.

Saturday at Kaiserslautern

Boys

Kaiserslautern 8, Ramstein 1

Singles – Tristan Chandler (Kais) def. Collin Ritter 8-3; Micah San Pedro (Kais) def. Keegan Cornelius 8-4; Alexander Brunk (Kais) def. Roberto Cotto 8-6; Caleb Gin (Kais) def. Mason Gillespite 9-7; Amaree Barrier (Kais) def. Eric Kim 8-5; Sean Hatchell (Ram) def. Samuel Jones 9-7. Doubles – San Pedro/Brunk def. Cotto/Gillespie 8-5; Chandler/Gin def. O.Paz/J.Patton 8-3; Barrier/Ennis def. E. Rodosevich/S.Kim 8-5.

Girls

Kaiserslautern 9, Ramstein 0

Singles – Aiva Schmitz def. Madalin Svan 8-0; Stella Schmitz def. Grace Hudson-Pineda 8-0; Abigail Hover def. Makenzie Long 8-1; Hannah San Pedro def. Addison Long 8-2; Alisa Dietzel def. Emma Singletary 8-0; Brooke Rawcliffe def. Madelyn Kneper 8-0. Doubles – S.Schmitz/Hover def. Svan/Pineda 8-0; A.Schmitz/San Pedro def. Long/Long 8-0; Rawcliffe/Isabela Wagers def. Singletary/Kneper 8-0.

Boys

Kaiserslautern 9, Spangdahelm 0

Singles – Chandler def. Conner Koenig 8-0; Gin def. Connery Rosenthal 8-0; San Pedro, Brunk, Barrier, Jones won by forfeit. Doubles – San Pedro/Brunk def. Koenig/Rosenthal 8-0; Chandler/Gin, Barrier/Ennis won by forfeit.

Girls

Singles – A.Schmitz def. Samantha Moran 8-0; S.Schmitz def. Sophia Buckner 8-0; Hover def. Kiara Mahoney 8-0; San Pedro def. Aspen Lindsey 8-0; Dietzel def. Alliana Hogeland 8-1; Wagers def. Jaisa Whaley 8-0. Doubles – S.Schmitz/Hover def. Moran/Buckner 8-0; Rawcliffe/Wagers def. Mahoney/Hogeland 8-0; San Pedro/Dietzel def. Lindsey/Whaley 8-0.

Boys

Ramstein 9, Spangdahlem 0

Singles – Ritter def. Koenig 8-0; Cornelius def. Rosenthal 8-1; Cotto, Gillespie, Eric Kim, Hatchell won by forfeit. Doubles – Cotto/Gillspie def. Koenig/Rosenthal 8-1; Paz/Patton, Radosevich/S.Kim won by forfeit.

Girls

Ramstein 9, Spandahlem 0

Singles – Svan def. Moran 8-1; Hudson-Pineda Buckner 8-0; M.Long def. Mahoney 8-1; A.Long def. Lindsey 8-0; Singletary def. Hogeland 8-2; Kneper def. Whaley 8-1. Doubles – Svan/Pineda def. Moran/Buckner 8-0; Long/Long def. Mahoney/Hogeland 8-2; Singletary/Kneper def. Lindsey/Whaley 8-3.

Saturday at Stuttgart

Boys

Stuttgart 6, Wiesbaden 3

Singles - Noah Shive (Stut) def. Noah Winters 10-8; 6-1; Riley Smith (Stut) def. Nick Beier 8-5; Evan Hanson (Stut) def. Anthony DeWeese 8-4; Jackson Lindsey (Stut) def. Kayden Ballard 8-1; Ian Bishop (Wies) def. Sharif Elmas 8-4; Jack Bishop (Wies) def. Julian Licata 8-4. Doubles – Hanson/Smith def. Winters/Beier 5-7, 6-3 (10-7); Lindsey/Shive def. DeWeese/I.Bishop 8-1; K.Ballard/J.Bishop (Wies) def. L.Hammack/K.Jones 8-4.

Girls

Stuttgart 7, Wiesbaden 2

Singles – Hope Goodwin (Wies) def. Devin French 6-0, 6-0; Sophia Giglio (Wies) def. Kiera French 8-5; Melayna Tingey (Stut) def. Bella Rainey 8-3; Samantha Johnston (Stut) def. Kate Dessing 8-2; Julie Prudhomme (Stut) def. Ava Kryway 8-3; Vanessa Franco (Stut) def. Galilea Gonzalez-Escalante 8-5. Doubles – V.Williams/E.Whitten (Stut) def. Goodwin/Dessing 6-3, 6-3; French/French def. Rainey/Giglio 8-1; H.Sprague/G.Basgall (Stut) def. Kryway/Gonzalez-Escalante 8-3.

Saturday at Sigonella

Sigonella vs. Naples vs. Rota

Boys

Singles - Lawrence Caro (Sig) def. Niko Lanker (Rota) 6-0, 6-0; Samuel Stutzman (Nap) def. Lanker 6-0, 6-0; Stutzman d Caro 6-0, 6-7, 7-5; Sebestyn Hriczu (Sig) def. Stephen Stutzman (Nap) 8-0. Doubles - Caro/Hriczu def. Stutzman/Stutzman 8-6.

Girls

Singles - Charlize Caro (Sig) def. Lauren Chambers (Rota) 6-0, 6-0; Aleigh Lumis (Nap) def. Chambers 6-0, 6-0; Lumis def. Caro 6-3, 7-5; Gabrielle Lee (Sig) def. Liliana Stutzman (Nap) 8-6; Andrea Mayainga (Nap) def. Alex Koc (Sig) 6-1; Aleczandria Rodriguez (Nap) def. Sabrina Stanton (Sig) 8-2. Doubles - Caro/Lee def. Lumis/Stutzman 3-6, 6-4, 6-3.

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