VBall vs Saint Peter's
John Hassett

Women's Volleyball QU Communications

Volleyball Downs Saint Peter's, 3-0

Box Score HAMDEN, Conn. – The Quinnipiac Bobcats downed the Saint Peter's Peacocks, 3-0, on Saturday, Oct. 20. Three different Bobcats recorded double-digit kills in the win, and Kat Miller led the way 10 kills and 13 digs hitting .348. Miller had now recorded 10 double-doubles this season. 
Quinnipiac 3, Saint Peter's 0 (25-22, 25-16, 26-24)
Hamden, Conn.
Quinnipiac (5-17, 4-8 MAAC) | Saint Peter's (6-20, 3-9 MAAC)
FIRST SET (Quinnipiac 25, Saint Peter's 22)
  • The Bobcats dominated much of the set, highlighted by a phenomenal set by Gabby Horman who had five kills and three blocks in the set.
  • After Saint Peter's took a 3-2 lead to open the first, the Bobcats rattled off five straight points to take a 7-3 lead after two Saint Peter's attack errors and two bad sets by the Peacocks
  • The two teams traded points until Saint Peter's went on a 4-0 run to tie the match on a Karen Ramiu kill
  • The Peacocks won three of the next four points to take a 12-10 lead before the Bobcats went on a roll with eight straight points to jump out to an 18-12 lead thanks to four kills from Morgan Sherwin (Coplay, Pennsylvania)
  • With Quinnipiac leading 24-17, Saint Peter's didn't go down without a fight as it won five straight points before Quinnipiac called a timeout leading 24-22
  • Kaleigh Oates (Downingtown, Pennsylvania) closed out the set win with a kill
SECOND SET (Quinnipiac 25, Saint Peter's 16)
  • The second set was all Quinnipiac despite an early Saint Peter's lead
  • Both teams battled back-and-forth through the first part of the set, trading points before Saint Peter's took a 9-6 lead
  • Quinnipiac followed up with four straight points to regain a 10-9 lead from two Gabby Horman kills
  • The Bobcats heated up after the Peacocks tied the match, 12-12, by winning seven of the next eight points to take a 20-13 lead
  • Oates led the way with three kills in that stretch to help extend the lead
  • Quinnipiac won five of the next eight points for the dominant win
THIRD SET (Quinnipiac 26, Saint Peter's 24)
  • The Bobcats jumped out to a 3-1 lead early in the third set as Horman and Sherwin each recorded kills
  • Neither team could distance themselves as the set progressed before Saint Peter's went on a couple short runs to take an 18-14 lead late
  • Quinnipiac won five of the next six points to tie the match, 19-19, and force a Saint Peter's timeout
  • Sherwin recorded three of the five points in the run with kills to tie up the match
  • After the Peacocks recorded two points and the Bobcats called a timeout to re-set momentum
  • Saint Peter's had the Bobcats on the ropes at set point, 24-23, but Oates recorded back-to-back kills to reclaim a 25-24 lead for Quinnipiac
  • The Peacocks called their final timeout of the set but it wasn't enough as Maggie Baker (Huntington Beach, California) ended the match with a thunderous kill

  • Kat Miller recorded her 10th double-double of the season with 10 kills and 13 digs. 
  • Morgan Sherwin also tallied double-digit kills with 15 and had a hitting percentage of .452.  
  • Maria Pansari tallied 39 assists in the win.
  • Gabby Horman had a solid offensive match with 11 kills, hitting .500. 
  • Kills: M. Sherwin (15)
  • Blocks: G. Horman (6)
  • Assists: Pansari (39)
  • Digs: K. Miller (13)


The Bobcats have organized the annual Dig Pink match for Sunday, Oct. 21 against Rider. The team will be selling snacks and desserts, taking donations and drawing a raffle winner throughout the match. The first 30 students will also receive free pizza. Cash donations will be accepted, and a Venmo account will be set up. All proceeds will go to the Sideout Foundation and the MD Anderson Cancer Center. 
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