Volleyball takes Lander in Straight Sets

Volleyball takes Lander in Straight Sets
SAVANNAH, GA—It only took three sets for the Barry volleyball team to dismiss Lander on Friday.

Leading the way for the Bucs was junior transfer Julia Teixiera. Teixiera finished the match with 13 kills, four aces, and one block, as well as a team-leading 13 digs. With less than a week of play under her belt Teixiera has already amassed 57 kills, second on the team, and 37 digs.

Sophomore setter Libby Walter led the team in assists with 21. Walter leads the team in assists with 147.

Next up for the Bucs on Saturday Sept. 12 is host Armstrong Atlantic in Savannah, Ga., at 1:30 pm, followed by Wingate and their 35-match winning streak in the regular season to close out teh tournament. 

                                                  Short Box Score (Match)
                                                 Barry University Buccaneers
                                     Lander vs Barry (09/11/09 at Savannah, Ga.)

Barry def. Lander 25-10,25-17,25-19

Lander (6-1) (Kills-aces-blocks) - McCracken, Melissa 6-1-2;
Nottingham, Magi 3-1-1; Garrett, Stephanie 3-0-0; Everhart, Lindsey
3-0-2; Eayrs, Kendall 2-0-0; Simmons, Courtney 1-0-0; Focht, Abbey
0-1-0; Ferry, Ashley 0-1-0; Totals 18-4-4.0. (Assists) - . (Dig
leaders) - Ferry, Ashley 11; McCracken, Melissa 7

Barry (5-1) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Julia Teixiera 13-4-1; Stefanie
Sveiven 8-0-1; Ady Alcantara 6-1-2; Julia Ridley 3-0-1; Samara
Ferreira 3-4-3; Lovisa Johansson 2-0-0; Milena Bukinac 2-1-0; Libby
Walter 1-2-0; Amie Manke 0-1-0; Spenser Rigg 0-1-0; Totals 38-14-4.0.
(Assists) - Libby Walter 21; Julie Priester 10. (Dig leaders) - Julia
Teixiera 13; Spenser Rigg 11; Libby Walter 8

Site: Savannah, Ga. (Alumni Arena)
Date: 09/11/09 Attend: 35 Time: 1:15