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November 20, 2013

North, Liggett fall in regionals

By Thomas Franz
C & G Sports Writer

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Grosse Pointe North’s Colleen Reveley prepares for a set during the regional semifinal against Farmington Hills Mercy on Nov. 12.

FARMINGTON — Grosse Pointe North saw its volleyball season come to a close on Nov. 12, falling to Farmington Hills Mercy in three games, 25-23, 25-19, 25-12.

Junior outside hitter Christa Raicevich led North with 11 kills and three aces. Senior Caitlin Gaitley added six kills for North, while junior Maddy Bessert added five.

North finished its season with a 23-15-7 record and a 6-4 mark in MAC Red play.

North had two seniors on this year’s roster in Gaitley and Colleen Reveley.

University Liggett
Liggett fell in the regional final round of the Class C state tournament to Auburn Hills Oakland Christian in three games, 25-14, 25-7, 25-12. To advance to the regional final, Liggett defeated Royal Oak Shrine 3-0 in the regional semifinal, and the Knights won their district title with a 3-0 win against Detroit Edison Public.

You can reach C & G Sports Writer Thomas Franz at tfranz@candgnews.com or at (586)498-1040.