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Bears Sweep Monrovia; Bulldogs Drop Opener

The Burroughs High School varsity girls’ volleyball team swept visiting Monrovia, 25-23, 25-14, 25-15, in a nonleague match on Tuesday as senior Tawnie Ohrt registered a team-high 11 kills.

Senior Sadie Lomet finished with eight kills, while sophomore Khloe Pavia recorded six kills.

The Bears recently competed in the two-weekend Lakewood Molten Classic and finished with a 1-3 record.

JBHS defeated El Segundo in five games, 25-16, 15-25, 21-25, 26-24, 15-11, in their season and tournament opener on Aug. 12. Lomet racked up 16 kills, Ohrt recorded 11 kills, and sophomore Sienna Lay and Pavia each tallied nine kills.

The Bears lost their second tournament match against King High of Riverside, 17-25, 15-25, 24-26. Lomet produced eight kills while Lay finished with six kills.

Burroughs opened the second weekend of tournament play with a 23-25, 17-25, 23-25 loss against Cypress. Ohrt racked up 12 kills, Lay registered five kills and Lomet had four kills.

The Bears lost their tournament finale against Valley Christian High of Cerritos in four games, 13-25, 12-25, 26-24, 20-25. Ohrt tallied nine kills while Lomet produced four kills.

JBHS defeated visiting Granada Hills Charter in four games, 25-15, 25-19, 16-25, 25-15, in a nonleague matchup last Thursday. Lomet racked up 19 kills while Lay had four kills.

The Bears previously picked up a four-game, 23-25, 25-22, 25-18, 25-17 nonleague victory at Chatsworth. Ohrt recorded 13 kills, while Lay produced seven kills.

Burroughs (4-3 overall) will host Paraclete High of Lancaster in a nonleague match on Monday at 6 p.m. before opening Pacific League action against visiting Hoover High of Glendale on Tuesday.


The Bulldogs lost to visiting Immaculate Heart High of Los Angeles in four games, 13-25, 7-25, 25-14, 14-25, in their season opener last Tuesday. Individual statistics were not reported by the Burbank coaching staff to the Burbank Leader.

Burbank (0-1 overall) will finish hosting its tournament today before opening Pacific League action against visiting Pasadena on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.

First published in the August 26 print issue of the Burbank Leader.

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