Saturday, March 25, 2023

CVC Playoffs Roundup

It was another banner day for the Chagrin Valley Conference as 10 league teams opened the playoffs with a win on Tuesday.

In volleyball, Richmond Heights defeated Cornerstone Christian, 3-0, while Perry swept league rival Harvey, and West Geauga defeated Hubbard, 3-1.

The Spartans, the No. 7 seed in the Division IV Northeast 3 district, advanced to play No. 4 Open Door Christian on Thursday. Perry will host West Geauga in a Division II sectional final, also on Thursday.

Orange and Beachwood saw their seasons come to a close with losses to Firelands and Beaumont, respectively.

Beachwood, Chagrin Falls, Hawken, Cuyahoga Heights, and Wickliffe all advanced to sectional championship games in boys’ soccer.

In Division II, the Bison rolled over VASJ, 9-0, and will host Orrville on Saturday. Chagrin Falls also scored a 9-0 win over Jefferson and will travel to Aurora on Saturday. Hawken beat Buchtel, 10-1, and will host Hubbard on Saturday in a Division II sectional final.

Cuyahoga Heights beat league rival Brooklyn, 8-1, in a Division III sectional semifinal and will host Tuslaw on Saturday with a sectional title on the line. Wickliffe shut out Wellington, 5-0, to earn its shot at a sectional title. The Blue Devils travel to Cornerstone Christian on Saturday.

Edgewood fell to Girard, 2-0, Tallmadge beat West Geauga, 2-1, Lake Catholic blanked Perry, 3-0, Andrews-Osborne shut out Trinity, Rittman beat Cardinal, 5-0, and Crestwood fell to Lake Center Christian, 4-3.

Lutheran West’s girls’ team won a sectional title with a 2-1 win over Beaumont. The Longhorns await the winner of the sectional final between No. 1 Rocky River and No. 28 Fairview.

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Steve Hare
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

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