The Hempfield Black Knights have defeated the Manheim Central Barons 3-0 to win their 22nd LL League Volleyball Championship.
It was billed as the battle of the undefeated, as both teams came into the finals having not lost one single set in LL League play. Hempfield was the undefeated Section One champions. Manheim Central the Section Two champs.
But in the end Hempfield was just too much for the Barons.
The Black Knights were led by senior Ian Flood with 12 kills and Ian Willig with 7 kills. Flood also picked up the Section One MVP award after the game.
Cayden Musso’s brilliant assists and sterling defensive performances from Mason Scott and Elliot De La Torre led to (25-18), (25-18), (25-21) set scores for the 3-0 win.
The Barons team leaders were Mason Nissely with 20 kills and Tanner Stauffer with 7 kills.
Interview with Mike Vogel, Head Coach of Hempfield:
Interview with Elliott De La Torre:
Interview with Ian Flood: