Beverly defeated Saugus today in three sets, 25-9, 25-10 & 25-17. Sophomore Ella Spiedel made her varsity debut and had five kills for the Panthers. Senior captain Maddy Cassidy had seven aces on serve and senior captain Sydney Wiley had 5.
The victory pushes Beverly over .500 with a 5-4 record, and the Panthers will look to win two in a row on Friday when they host Winthrop. Saugus is off until next Tuesday, when they will host Somerville in a special Breast Cancer Awareness Game.