Volleyball Rolls to Two Wins in Alabama

Volleyball Rolls to Two Wins in Alabama

Huntsville, Ala. Lynn University's women's volleyball team rolled its way to two straight-set victories on Saturday, downing Mississippi College and Ouachita Baptist to complete a 3-1 weekend at Alabama-Huntsville's Charger Classic.

 

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Scores: Lynn 3, Mississippi Coll. 0 (25-21, 25-20, 25-15), Lynn 3, Ouachita Baptist 0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-18)
Records: Lynn (7-1), Miss. Coll. (3-6), Ouachita Baptist (4-4)
Location: Spragins Hall | Huntsville, Ala.  
Series History: First-ever meetings between Lynn and MC, OBU
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STATS OF THE GAME:

  •  Ouachita Baptist
    • Odom anchored the offensive effort again in the final match of the weekend, posting seven kills on 14 attempts.
    • Udovcic and Kinna ripped off 21 combined kills from their outside hitter positions for a Blue and White offense that hit at a blistering .328 clip.
    • Macaluso chipped in nine kills of her own to add to Lynn's total of 51 kills in three sets.
    • Three Fighting Knights posted double-doubles as Udovcic, Kinna and Berti all took part in stuffing the stat sheet.
    • Libero Olivia LaPlume totaled a match-high 19 digs, patrolling the Blue and White backline.

 

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Lynn moves to 7-1 for the first time since the 2012 season.
  • Macaluso has totaled nine of more kills in six of Lynn's eight matches.
  • The Blue and White have earned sweeps in five of their seven victories, including three straight to conclude the weekend.
  • LaPlume's 19 digs tied a career-high set last season on October 20 against West Alabama.

 

UP NEXT:
Lynn now takes its 7-1 record into Sunshine State Conference play, hosting Barry on Friday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.