Red Hot Knights Snap Spartan Win Streak

Heather Secrist photo courtesy of David Sinclair Photography
Heather Secrist photo courtesy of David Sinclair Photography

BUENA VISTA, VA  – The York College volleyball squad saw their seven game win streak come to a grinding halt at the hands of the hottest team in the Capital Athletic Conference on Friday night as Southern Virginia bounced the Spartans in three sets. The Knights have won 11 straight matches, the top current streak in the CAC.

 

Match #22

Match Scores: Southern Virginia def. York 25-16, 25-15, 25-9

Records: York (Pa.) 16-6 (2-1 CAC), Southern Virginia 15-4 (4-0 CAC)

 

Match Statistics

Kills: York 18, SVU 33

Errors: York 22, SVU 12

Attack %: York  -.042, SVU .198

Assists: York 17, SVU 28

Service Aces: York 0, SVU 6

Service Errors: York 7, SVU 5

Digs: York 50, SVU 47

Block Solos: York 1, SVU 4

Block Assists: York 8, SVU 12  

 

Spartan Leaders

Eryn Brady: 6 kills, 2 digs, 1 solo block, 2 block assists, 8.0 points

Alexis Harbold: 14 digs, 1 assists, 1 kill

Brooke Krebs: 4 kills, 12 digs

Heather Secrist: 10 digs

Gabby Emeigh: 10 assists, 8 digs, 1 kill

 

Knights Leaders

Penny Gwynn: 16 kills, 5 digs, 4 block assists, 19.0 points

Hannah Allred: 10 kills, 3 service aces, 9 digs, 1 solo block, 14 points

LaRae Crocket: 22 assists, 13 digs, 1 solo block

Mykynli Knight: 13 digs, 4 assists

 

Match Notes:

The Spartans had their season-high seven match win streak snapped … the loss snaps York's two game win streak against the Knights … Southern Virginia is now 3-2 all-time against the Spartans including 2-0 in Buena Vista … four of York's six losses this year have come in straight sets while the other two have come in four sets … York is 3-0 in five set matches this year … York's 18 kills were a new season low by five kills (23 vs. PSU Harrisburg) … York's 22 errors ties a season high (vs. Franklin & Marshall) … York hit in negative numbers (-.042) for the first time this year … York's 17 assists were also a season low … for the first time this year, York did not have a service ace in the game … York had five ball handling errors as they now have 26 in the last four matches … York has six matches left with three at home and three on the road.

 

Up Next:

The Spartans return to action on Saturday afternoon as they head to Frostburg State University to face the Bobcats in a Capital Athletic Conference contest. Game time at Bobcat Arena is set for 2:00 pm.

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