Volleyball Lanced By Knights

Volleyball Lanced By Knights
Alicia Guerrero had three kills and two aces in the loss. Photo by Jeff LaLiberte.

BOCA RATON, Fla.—The Barry University volleyball team dropped a four-set road match to the Lynn University Knights on Wednesday night. The Bucs fell 25-22,14-25,25-15,25-17.

In the first set, the teams were even through 10-10 and later 18-18. The Knights took a two-point lead, 20-18, and maintained the lead through 24-22. Lynn took the final point off a Shannon Dugan kill.

In the second set, Barry stormed out to an 11-4 lead with the help of kills by Lanie Muys, Alicia Guerrero, Taylor Zirwas, Mariana Lisboa and a number of Knight errors. Lynn took seven of the next nine points to cut the lead to 13-11, but Barry next went on an 8-2 run to take a 21-13 lead. Lisboa, Zirwas and Morgan Howard got involved in the run. The Bucs proved too much for Lynn in the second set, taking the win 25-14.

The Knights were dominant in the final two sets, hitting .375 in set three and .381 in set four to help them to the wins, 25-15 in set three and 25-17 in set four.

Lisboa led the Bucs in the loss with 11 kills while Mima Hajdukovic chipped in with nine kills and 26 assists.

The Bucs return to action on Friday at home against Rollins at 7:00 pm. Fans can view the match live by visiting GameCentral.

Short Box Score (Match)
2010 Barry Volleyball
Barry vs Lynn (10/05/11 at Boca Raton, Fla.)

Lynn def. Barry 25-22,14-25,25-15,25-17

Barry (7-6, 1-6 SSC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Mariana Lisboa 11-2-0; Mima
Hajdukovic 9-2-0; Lanie Muys 8-4-0; Morgan Howard 4-0-0; Alicia
Guerrero 3-2-0; Taylor Zirwas 2-0-0; Jenna Duddleston 0-2-0; Libby
Walter 0-2-0; Totals 37-14-0.0. (Assists) - Mima Hajdukovic 26. (Dig
leaders) - Jenna Duddleston 15; Mariana Lisboa 13; Taylor Zirwas 9

Lynn (10-6, 4-3 SSC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Shannon Dugan 15-0-1;
Brittany Brown 13-2-3; Brianna Cox 11-0-2; Gaby Cardoso 8-0-1; Abbey
Brokop 2-1-0; Mandy McIntosh 2-1-2; Angie Caple 0-0-1; Michelle Jordan
0-1-0; Nikki Haben 0-2-0; Totals 51-7-5.0. (Assists) - Abbey Brokop
39. (Dig leaders) - Nikki Haben 12; Mandy McIntosh 11; Shannon Dugan
8; Abbey Brokop 8

Site: Boca Raton, Fla. (de Hoernle Center)
Date: 10/05/11       Attend: 89   Time: 1:46   
Referees: Moises Santiago, Joseph Liguori