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Age 3 through 8th grade

Girls' Volleyball

HEAD COACH: Justine Pantaleo
ASSISTANT COACH: Theresa Crossan
FINAL 2018 RECORD: 1-9
GAMES WON/LOST: 4/19 (-15 differential)

2018 RESULTS

Nov. 1: Independence 2, Wilmington Friends 1
Katherine and Holly each registered three kills for the host Patriots in their first victory of the season (25-18, 20-25, 15-11). Katherine, Holly, Cassie and Margot all contributed strong serving.

Oct. 25: Wilmington Friends 2, Independence 0
Katherine registered four kills for the visiting Patriots.

Oct. 19: Tatnall 2, Independence 0
Katherine tallied four aces and Margot followed with three aces for the visiting Patriots in the 25-14, 25-17 loss.

Oct. 17: Sanford 2, Independence 1
Margot provided two kills and strong serving for the host Patriots, while Cassie contributed a five-point service run.

Oct. 11: Tower Hill 2, Independence 0
Katherine recorded eight aces, Margot added three aces and Tess contributed a strong service run for the host Patriots in the close 25-20, 26-24 defeat.

Oct. 9: P.S. duPont 2, Independence 1
Margot’s strong passing helped the host Patriots battle to a close 25-23, 24-26, 15-5 defeat.

Oct. 4: Sanford 2, Independence 0
Katherine recorded multiple aces in the first game for the visiting Patriots, who fell 25-20, 25-13.

Oct. 2: Wilmington Christian 2, Independence 0
The host Patriots lost 25-7, 25-11.

Sept. 26: Tatnall 2, Independence 0
The host Patriots lost 25-14, 25-20.

Sept. 21: Tower Hill 2, Independence 0
The visiting Patriots fell 25-13, 25-5.

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2017

 

RECORD: 10-0
GAMES WON/LOST: 20/0 (+20 differential)

Nov. 2: Independence 2, Wilmington Friends 0
The visiting Patriots earned their 10th consecutive sweep this fall to cap the program’s second undefeated season in four years and fourth since 2009, a stretch during which they’ve amassed a cumulative 85-7 mark. Independence also swept its way through the 2009 and 2014 seasons.

Oct. 26: Independence 2, Wilmington Friends 0
Erin and Defne led the host Patriots to another sweep.

Oct. 25: Independence 2, Red Lion Christian 0
Erin and Defne led the host Patriots to the sweep.

Oct. 19: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
Natalie led the host Patriots to the sweep.

Oct. 18: Independence 2, Sanford 0
Ellie led the visiting Patriots to the sweep.

Oct. 12: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Natalie, Erin and Defne helped the visiting Patriots earn the sweep.

Oct. 5: Independence 2, Sanford 0
Natalie and Erin led the host Patriots to another sweep.

Oct. 3: Independence 2, Wilmington Christian 0
The visiting Patriots earned their third consecutive sweep this season.

Sept. 27: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
Natalie and Erin led the visiting Patriots to the sweep.

Sept. 22: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Erin and Natalie excelled across the court to lead the host Patriots to the sweep.

2016

RECORD: 8-3
GAMES WON/LOST: 17/6 (+11 differential)

Nov. 3: Wilmington Friends 2, Independence 0
The host Patriots concluded their season with a 25-16, 25-11 loss.

Nov. 2: Red Lion Christian 2, Independence 0
The visiting Patriots fell 25-12, 25-15.

Oct. 28: Wilmington Friends 2, Independence 1
Meghan provided strong defense and Reilly and Natalie both contributed solid serving for the visiting Patriots in the 25-19, 14-25, 15-9 defeat.

Oct. 26: Independence 2, Odyssey Charter 0
The host Patriots earned a 25-4, 25-14 sweep.

Oct. 20: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
The host Patriots swept 25-7, 25-12, with Defne rattling off 12 consecutive service points and Kat contributing four kills in Game 1. In the second game, Natalie registered 11 service points and five aces, while Reilly added three kills.

Oct. 14: Independence 2, Sanford 0
The visiting Patriots remain undefeated on the season.

Oct. 13: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Natalie and Reilly led the host Patriots in aces and service points, while Erin, Reilly, Kat and Meghan combined for six kills in the 25-13, 25-16 sweep.

Oct. 6: Independence 2, Sanford 0
The host Patriots earned the 25-8, 25-17 sweep. In game 1, Erin and Meghan combined for 13 service points, while Hannah and Natalie each added two kills. In the second game, Natalie served four aces and scored seven points off her serve, and Erin and Natalie contributed two kills apiece.

Oct. 4: Independence 2, Wilmington Christian 0
Reilly registered 10 aces and 12 service points and Natalie added seven aces and 14 service points to lift the Patriots to a 25-8, 25-6 sweep in their home opener.

Sept. 29: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
Natalie netted 15 aces, Meghan registered 10 service points and Reilly provided two kills to go along with outstanding defense for the visiting Patriots in the 25-6, 25-9 sweep.

Sept. 23: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Natalie’s strong serving and Reilly’s impressive hitting led the visiting Patriots to the sweep.

2015

Nov. 5: Independence 2, Wilmington Friends 0
The host Patriots (9-1) earned a 25-20, 25-22 sweep to avenge their lone loss of the season, which came against the Quakers on Oct. 29. Since 2009, Independence has amassed a remarkable 67-4 record on the court.

Nov. 3: Independence 2, Wilmington Christian 0
With two starters out, the host Patriots (8-1) still earned a dominant 25-7, 25-10 sweep. Heather, Reilly, Izzy and Roxanna led the winning effort.

Oct. 29: Wilmington Friends 2, Independence 1
The visiting Patriots (7-1) fell 25-19, 26-28, 15-10 to snap their streak of 23 matches won via sweep, which began on Oct. 8, 2013.

Oct. 22: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
The visiting Patriots (7-0) used solid serves, hustle and intelligent ball placement to emerge with the 25-12, 25-11 sweep.

Oct. 21: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
Jessica and Heather anchored the host Patriots (6-0), who battled back from an early deficit with dominant serving and consistent hitting in the 25-12, 25-10 sweep.

Oct. 16: Independence 2, Sanford 0
Izzy, Jessica and Lily helped the host Patriots (5-0) to the 25-8, 25-11 sweep.

Oct. 13: Independence 2, Caravel 0
The host Patriots (4-0) remain undefeated following the 25-11, 25-15 sweep.

Oct. 8: Independence 2, Sanford 0
Allie, Lily and Isabelle excelled for the visiting Patriots (3-0) in the 25-7, 25-16 sweep, while Heather and Emily also turned in strong performances.

Sept. 30: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
Reilly, who filled in for an injured starter, Isabelle, Allie and Lily all provided key performances for the visiting Patriots (2-0) in the 25-15, 25-17 sweep.

Sept. 25: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Jessica provided big hits, Allie added solid defense and Lily, Heather, Reilly and Meghan also contributed for the host Patriots (1-0) in the 25-6, 25-11 sweep.

2014

Nov. 4: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Tara contributed six kills and four digs to help lift the host Patriots (10-0) to a 25-6, 25-17 victory and their third undefeated season since 2009. The triumph capped a remarkable run of 10 consecutive sweeps this fall.
Jess (five aces, five digs) and Andrea (four aces, seven digs) each registered three kills, while Heather dished out six assists to go along with two digs, Haley added five digs and five assists and Isabelle netted two aces and two digs for Independence, which has amassed a cumulative 58-3 mark over the past six seasons. The program also swept its way through the '09 campaign.

Oct. 30: Independence 2, Wilmington Friends 0
Jess powered the host Patriots (9-0) to a 25-22, 25-23 sweep with six kills, 16 digs and two aces, while Andrea followed with four kills and nine digs, Tara added three kills to go along with 13 aces and seven digs and Heather (seven assists) and Emily both finished with a pair of kills. Also contributing for Independence were Isabelle with 15 digs and Haley with six digs and four assists.

Oct. 29: Independence 2, Sanford 0
Tara recorded six kills, six digs and two aces, Andrea tallied five kills and seven digs and Heather dished out 14 assists to go along with two aces and two digs to lift the visiting Patriots (8-0) to the 25-12, 25-15 sweep. Jess also contributed with four kills and five digs, while Haley (six digs) and Isabelle (four digs) both finished with a pair of aces.

Oct. 24: Independence 2, Brandywine Springs 0
The host Patriots (7-0) earned their seventh-consecutive sweep of the season.

Oct. 22: Independence 2, Caravel 0
The visiting Patriots remain undefeated on the season at 6-0.

Oct. 16: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
The visiting Patriots improve to 5-0 on the season.

Oct. 15: Independence 2, Wilmington Friends 0
Jess helped the Patriots (4-0) battle back from a six-point, first-set deficit with a 12-point service run, while Allie J. contributed impressive kills, Heather demonstrated her speed at setter and Tara and Andrea provided quiet leadership.

Oct. 9: Independence 2, Sanford 0
The host Patriots improve to 3-0 on the season.

Oct. 8: Independence 2, Tower Hill 0
Sisters Andrea (seven digs, five aces) and Isabelle (five digs, two aces) helped lift the visiting Patriots (2-0), while Jess contributed seven kills, three aces and five digs in the sweep. Heather dished out eight assists to go along with three aces and three digs, Tara added two kills and four aces and Hayley finished with three digs and three assists.

Sept. 24: Independence 2, Tatnall 0
Jessica's power hitting and Heather's setting and defense helped the host Patriots (1-0) open their season with a 25-13, 25-19 sweep.