|Aquinas (Mich.) (10-8)||27||25||25||3|
|Spring Arbor (Mich.) (8-15)||25||18||22||0|
|Spring Arbor, MI|
|Aquinas (Mich.)||Indv. Leaders||Spring Arbor (Mich.)|
|#15 Allison Blackford - 14||Kills||#3 Sydney Ritz - 9|
|2 Players (#11,#15) - 3||Blocks||#7 Courtney Kyser - 4|
|#13 Karly Morris - 15||Digs||#1 Stephaney Fifield - 20|
|#17 Madison Haluch - 3||Aces||3 Players - 1|
|Aquinas (Mich.)||Team Statistics||Spring Arbor (Mich.)|
SPRING ARBOR, Mich. – The Spring Arbor University volleyball team hosted Aquinas College on Saturday afternoon for a non-conference match on Homecoming. The Cougars dropped the first set in extra points and were never able to recover as the Saints went on to prevail 3-0.
FINAL SCORE: Spring Arbor 0, Aquinas 3
LOCATION: SAU Fieldhouse | Spring Arbor, Mich.
RECORDS: Spring Arbor 8-15, Aquinas 10-8
HOW IT HAPPENED
- SET SCORES: 27-25, 25-18, 25-22
- Aquinas fought off set-point in the first set before going on to claim the opening frame 27-25.
- Spring Arbor started strong in set two, racing out to a 4-1 lead. However, a 10-2 Aquinas run midway through the set propelled the Saints to the set win.
- In the third set, the Cougars again started hot grabbing a 6-1 advantage behind three kills from Courtney Kyser. After the visitors battled back to tie the score, the two sides went back and forth the rest of the way. With the score tied 19-19, Aquinas recorded six of the next nine points to claim the match.
- Sydney Ritz had nine kills to lead SAU while Alyssa Walker and Kyser followed with eight apiece. For the second straight match, Kyser hit at a .400 clip posting a .438 hitting percentage.
- Annica Stotz and Emily Martin combined for 29 assists.
- Stephaney Fifield finished with a match-high 20 digs.
Spring Arbor returns to Crossroads League play when it hosts Huntington University (9-11, 4-6 CL) on Wednesday, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m.