Girls volleyball: Foran Lions post upset in states

The Foran High girls volleyball team defeated host Plainfield, 3-1, in Class M first-round action on Monday.

Coach Julie Johnson’s 21st-seeded Lions improved to 12-11 with the 14-25, 25-12, 25-13, 25-21 victory over No. 12 Plainfield (14-9).

Foran will visit No. 5 Killingly (17-3) on Wednesday at 6 p.m.

The Lions’ Lauren Notholt had 28 assists and three aces.

Viktoria Notholt had 13 kills.

Caitlyn Parisi had seven aces.

Plainfield was led by Sarah Jankowski (10 kills, 7 service points, 2 aces), Madison Kelley (8 kills) and Liz Lo Porto (11 service points, 2 aces).