YORK, PA – The York College volleyball squad saw their regular season come to an end with their fifth straight loss as the Spartans dropped a 3-0 decision to the University of Mary Washington on Wednesday night in York.
Final Score: York 0, Mary Washington 3 (25-18, 25-14, 25-17)
Records: York 14-16 (3-7 CAC), UMW 14-12 (7-2 CAC)
Kills: York 28, UMW 29
Errors: York 12, UMW 9
Total Attacks: York 105, UMW 92
Attack %: York .152, UMW .217
Assists: York 25, UMW 26
Service Aces: York 4, UMW 3
Service Errors: York 9, UMW 5
Digs: York 54, UMW 36
Total Blocks: York 0.0, UMW 12.0
How It Happened
• The first set was back and forth early with neither team holding more than a three-point lead through the first 27 points of the set. The set was tied at 12 and that's when the Eagles started to take control. Mary Washington went on an 8-1 run to take a 20-13 lead. The Eagles eventually grew the lead to eight before settling for the 25-18 set one win.
• The Eagles pulled out to an early four-point lead in set two. The Spartans kept them within striking distance but UMW smacked the Spartans with an 8-0 run that turned a close set into a 23-11 lead. The Eagles closed out the set 25-14 as they led 2-0.
• The third set saw UMW hold a 10-5 lead. The Eagles scored six of the next 10 points for the 16-10 lead. York cut the lead to four twice but Mary Washington pulled away and notched the 25-17 set three win, closing out York's regular season.
Hannah Siaurusaitis: 8 kills .269 attack %, 1 assist
Tyler Williams: 5 kills, 2 digs
Abby Diehl: 10 assists, 1 kill, 4 digs
Gabby Emeigh: 8 assists, 11 digs
Lydia Stump: 15 digs, 3 kills, 2 service aces
Savannah Powers: 11 kills, .226 attack %, 4 digs, 4 solo blocks
Krista Rodgers: 5 kills, 1 assist, 4 solo blocks
Wren Berry: 24 assists, 1 kill, 5 digs, 1 block assist
Kendal Hall: 14 digs
Peyton Dunow: 6 kills, 2 service aces., 4 digs, 1 block assist
The Spartans fall to 22-31 all-time against the Eagles as the match was the final regular season meeting as Capital Athletic Conference opponents as the Spartans head to the MAC next fall … Mary Washington has won six straight in the series … the Spartans are now 7-10 in three set matches as they have lost five straight, all by three sets … York finishes the year 3-4 at home.
The Spartans begin their trip in their final Capital Athletic Conference tournament as they head to Buena Vista, Virginia to face Southern Virginia in the quarterfinal round of the tournament. Game time on Tuesday evening is set for 7:00 pm.