The Hopkinton High School girls volleyball team completed a two-match sweep of Holliston on Thursday, blanking the visiting Panthers 3-0 for the second time in three days.
Hopkinton took the first set 25-17 behind strong serving from Cathryn Leighton and Rachel Leeret. The Hillers closed the second set on an 8-2 run, capped by a Melanie Gildea kill, for a 25-19 win. The hosts opened the third set with an 11-0 run and ended it with a Kate Powers kill and a 25-18 decision.
Hopkinton (2-0) plays Ashland twice next week, on the road Tuesday and at home on Thursday.
In other action Thursday, the HHS unified basketball team dropped its season opener at Westwood.
Unified Basketball lost their opener at Westwood today but still had a great time as evidenced by this halftime dance party led by the one and only, Liam Finnegan #gohillers pic.twitter.com/ksKTLGnH29
— Hopkinton Athletics (@HillerAthletics) March 12, 2021