Sacred Heart Defeats Volleyball, 3-0
|Sacred Heart (24-4, 12-0 NEC)||25||25||25||3|
|Quinnipiac (6-19, 4-7 NEC)||19||16||13||0|
MERCADO, Dianis - 13
B: 4 Players (#2, #4, #5, #15 - 1)
D: BAUCH, Christina - 12
SA: KIDD-KADLUBEK, C. - 4
ARMSTRONG, Amanda - 8
B: GRATTAN, Olivia - 4
D: WRIGHT, Tracy - 10
SA: 3 Players (#8, #10, #15 - 1)
|TEAM STATISTICS||Sacred Heart||Quinnipiac|
HAMDEN, Conn. - Kayla Lawler (Louisville, Ky.) dished out 19 assists and Tracy Wright (Fair Lawn, N.J.) added 10 digs, but the Quinnipiac University volleyball team was defeated by NEC leader Sacred Heart, 3-0, Sunday afternoon at the Burt Kahn Court. With the loss, the Bobcats fall to 6-19 (4-7 NEC), while the Pioneers won their 19th straight match to improve to 24-4 (12-0 NEC).
The Pioneers won the first set, 25-19, and got three points better in each of the final two sets, taking the second 25-16, before clinching the match with a 25-13 win in the third.
Amanda Armstrong (Waukesha, Wis.) had a team-high eight kills, while Olivia Grattan (Pittsburgh, Pa.) added seven kills and a team-high four blocks.
The Bobcats return to action Saturday, when they travel to Loretto, Pa., to take on Saint Francis (Pa.). First serve is scheduled for 4 p.m. at DeGol Arena.