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Greater Lowell Nips Crusaders

May 9, 2019

Senior outside hitter Pedro DeSousa had 15 kills, 8 assists and 2 blocks in leading Greater Lowell Tech to a 3-2 boys volleyball marathon win over Lowell Catholic.

Boys volleyball

Elsewhere, in MVC action, Lowell topped Chelmsford, 3-1, and Central Catholic defeated Lawrence, 3-1.

Greater Lowell 3

Lowell Catholic 2

Game scores were 25-20, 15-25, 25-22, 22-25, 15-11.

Senior defensive specialist Matt Barbosa had 10 digs for the winners. Junior Matt Medina had 4 kills and 3 blocks. Also playing well for GLT (9-4) were Justin Morellos, Kyle Reardon, Eddie Lach and Anthony Villa.

For Lowell Catholic, Luke McFadyen had 38 assists, Caleb Scott earned 15 kills and Jake Reuling passed well.

Lowell 3

Chelmsford 1

Setter Bu Reh led the Red Raiders to the MVC victory with 46 assists.

Scores were 21-25, 25-23, 25-19, 25-20. Christian Chau added 13 kills and 7 blocks, while Poe Reh added 10 kills. Bruce Xayvethy and Aaron Lepoer combined for 11 kills and 13 blocks. Damian Ortiz, Tevin Lout and Rowan Galoni played good defense for Lowell (10-2).

Andover 3

Billerica 1

Ankeet Patel compiled 14 kills, but Billerica fell 24-26, 25-16, 25-16, 25-23.

Ankit Amonkar added 12 assists. Gui De Oliviera was strong on defense for the Indians.

Central Catholic 3

Lawrence 1

Kevin Stevenson had 13 kills and 2 blocks to fuel the Raiders to the 16-25, 25-21, 25-17, 25-21 MVC conquest. Alex Nadeau compiled 27 digs and 2 aces, while Jack Roderick had 28 assists and John Day had 8 service points for Central (11-2).