By James Garcia, Sports activities Data Director West Virginia State
SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio – The West Virginia State College volleyball crew (19-1, 6-0 MEC) solely wanted three units to complete off Notre Dame School (9-13, 3-3 MEC) on the Murphy Gymnasium on Friday night time. After edging the Falcons within the first and second units (25-20, 25-21), the Yellow Jackets made fast work of NDC within the third set (25-14) for his or her fifteenth sweep of the season and Seventeenth-straight win.
Junior exterior hitter Jacklyn Simms led all gamers with 13 kills within the match. Classmate Diamond’Nique Younger was shut behind with eight kills of her personal. Juniors Peri Martin and Kiersten Eggleton dealt with the distribution with 22 and 15 assists, respectively.
The primary set was neck-and-neck till halfway by means of when the rating reached 14-13 in favor of State. A pair of kills from Alex Darby and a service ace by Peri Martin with two assault errors by Notre Dame in between abruptly gave the Yellow Jackets a six-point cushion, 19-13. The Falcons battled again to inside two factors of WVSU, 21-19, earlier than State claimed 4 of the final 5 factors to win set one, 25-20.
Within the second set, the Yellow Jackets held onto the lead within the early phases. The lead slipped when the Falcons registered five-consecutive factors to tie the set at 15-all. A kill from Natalie Beer halted the quick streak and allowed State to get again to taking part in with the lead for the remainder of the set. A NDC service error adopted by back-to-back WVSU service aces ended set two, 25-21.
The Yellow Jackets then ran away with the third set, 25-14. They shortly seized a 9-3 benefit earlier than growing the differential to 10 factors, 18-8, following four-straight errors by Notre Dame. Simms recorded the final two factors wanted by State with a pair of kills to comb the Falcons.
WVSU didn’t make many errors within the contest as a .386 crew hitting proportion confirmed on the stat sheet. NDC hit .185 compared.
The Yellow Jackets may have a fast turnaround for his or her subsequent sport at Alderson Broaddus (6-10, 0-6 MEC) tomorrow. The away match is scheduled for midday.
Recreation StatsWVStNDOHKills4535Errors1018Attempts8994Hitting %.393.181Points5643Assists4233Aces83Blocks35
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