LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston girls Volleyball team advanced to the Group 4 sectional finals on Tuesday by defeating Cherry Hill East (CHE) by a 2-0 match score. The fifth-seeded Lancers travelled the Turnpike to play fourth-seeded CHE by scores of 25-18 and 25-21.

According to Lancers head coach Al Partelow, it was strong serving that constantly put the Cherry Hill girls on their heels.

The Lancers had a combined 10 aces, with seniors Rachel Cherny and Gayle Edelstein and juniors Sophie Kushner and Kassandra “Kassie” Thomas leading the charge.

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Senior setter Edelstein delivered 19 assists while senior middle Victoria “Tory” Fogg led with 7 kills. Senior outside Cherny and junior outside Thomas also had 5 kills apiece along with two from Edelstein. Senior opposite Desere “Desi” Brower added 1 kill to make up the attack. Junior Alice Ng anchored the defense.

The Lancers will play in the section final at Bridgewater-Raritan on Thursday at 12 p.m. The winner will play in the Group 4 finals on Saturday at William Patterson University.