Volleyball Stumped at Saint Leo

Volleyball Stumped at Saint Leo

Saint Leo, Fla. – Lynn University's volleyball team played catch-up all of Friday night as the Fighting Knights fell in Sunshine State Conference play at Saint Leo University, 3-0.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Saint Leo 3, Lynn 0 (25-15, 25-22, 25-14
Records: Saint Leo (10-10, 7-5 SSC), Lynn (11-9, 5-8 SSC)
Location: Bowman Activities Center | Saint Leo, Fla.
All-Time Series: Saint Leo leads 29-14
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STATS OF THE MATCH:

  • Lauren Odom had a strong night out of the middle, posting six kills on 11 swings with no errors for a .545 attack clip. She also led the team in blocking with four block assists.
  • Rafaela Fonseca was the only Lynn attacker in double figures, notching 13 kills with nine digs and two of the team's three service aces.
  • Sonja Udovivc also neared a double-double, finishing with seven kills and nine digs.
  • Paige Fullerton added six kills and two blocks.
  • Isadora Nicolai led the way with 20 assists, followed by Biatriz Souza Berti with 12 helpers and six digs.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • When Saint Leo played at Lynn earlier this season, a Lions 3-1 victory, Odom posted 11 blocks, tying the school record for most blocks in a four-set match, joining Claire Angelich (vs. Embry-riddle; 10/02/15) and Haley Pratt (vs. Eckerd; 09/29/12).
  • The Fighting Knights recorded a season-low 38 digs. It is the team's lowest output since the fourth match of the 2017 season (37 at Florida Southern). No Fighting Knights hit double-digits in the digs column.
  • Saint Leo hit .389 as a team for the match, marking the highest attack percentage against the Blue and White this season.

UP NEXT:
The Fighting Knights have another tough road match tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 13, as the squad heads to Florida Southern for a 4 p.m. tilt.