October 12, 2010

Spartan Win Streak Stopped at 21

ST. MARY'S CITY, MD – The York College volleyball squad saw their school-record 21 match win streak come to a halt as the Spartans suffered a 3-0 Capital Athletic Conference loss at St. Mary's College on Tuesday night in St. Mary's City, MD.

The Spartans lost 25-17, 25-23 and 25-23 in a tightly played match. The Green and White falls to 22-2 overall and 3-1 in the CAC while the Seahawks improve to 15-5 overall and 3-1 in the league.

The Spartans hit a season-worst .080 as they had 31 kills and 21 errors in 125 attempts. York was led by junior Julie Coombs as the outside hitter had eight kills while she also had 20 digs. Junior Heather Bucher added seven kills and nine digs while senior Alysse Beshore contributed seven kills and four block assists.

Junior Cortni Rentzel handed out 29 assists while she also had 10 digs and three block assists. Sophomore Ashley Rineman paced the Spartans' defensive efforts with a match-high 22 digs.

The Seahawks were led by Michelle Klima as she banged out 13 kills while Claire Kodan added 10 kills and 21 digs for the double-double. Katie Obal added 23 assists and 14 digs.

The Spartans head right back to the floor on Wednesday night when they travel to Catholic University for a non-conference contest in Washington, DC. The match is slated for a 7:00 pm start at the DuFour Center.

Julie Coombs photo courtesy of Scott Guise