Volleyball Takes Three-Set Win Over Lynn

Volleyball Takes Three-Set Win Over Lynn
Tania Torres had 11 kills and 10 digs in the win. Photo by Jason Roberts.

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry University volleyball team earned a 3-0 win (25-19, 25-18, 25-18) over the Lynn University Knights on Wednesday evening. The Bucs outhit the Sharks .245 to .118 to help them to the win.

The Bucs (11-13, 3-10 SSC) and Knights (13-13, 6-7 SSC) were close in the early part of the first set as Barry led 10-8 in the early going. Barry opened up a four-point lead, off a Lanie Muys kill, to take a 20-16 lead. The Bucs closed out set number one with kills by Mima Hajdukovic, Morgan Howard, and Tania Torres to help them to the 25-19 win.

The teams were tied 6-6 in the second set before Barry went on an 8-0 run for a 14-6 lead. Muys had an ace and a kill in the run while Lynn committed six errors. The Knights would get no closer than three, 16-13, as Barry took set two 25-18.

Barry held a 17-11 lead in the third set when Lynn scored four straight to get within two, down just 17-15. The Bucs, however, rebounded with four-straight points with the help of kills by Torres, Muys, and Alicia Guerrero. Barry went on to take set three 25-18.

Torres led the Bucs in the match with 11 kills and 10 digs. Mariana Lisboa posted 10 kills of her own while Hajdukovic had eight. Howard and Lisboa posted three blocks apiece while Hajdukovis paced the offense with 33 assists.

Short Box Score (Match)
2010 Barry Volleyball
Lynn vs Barry (11/02/11 at Miami Shores, Fla.)

Barry def. Lynn 25-19,25-18,25-18

Lynn (13-13, 6-7 SSC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Brittany Brown 10-1-4;
Brianna Cox 6-0-1; Lizzy Raffa 5-0-2; Shannon Dugan 3-0-0; Mandy
McIntosh 2-0-2; Angie Caple 0-0-1; Gaby Cardoso 0-0-1; Totals
26-1-6.0. (Assists) - Mandy McIntosh 19. (Dig leaders) - Kara Bailey
9; Nikki Haben 6

Barry (11-13, 3-10 SSC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Tania Torres 11-1-0;
Mariana Lisboa 10-1-3; Mima Hajdukovic 8-0-1; Lanie Muys 7-1-2; Alicia
uerrero 4-2-0; Morgan Howard 4-0-3; Totals 44-5-5.0. (Assists) - Mima
Hajdukovic 33. (Dig leaders) - Libby Walter 14; Tania Torres 10;
Mariana Lisboa 9

Site: Miami Shores, Fla. (HSC)
Date: 11/02/11       Attend: 101   Time: 1:25
Referees: Steve Dalton, Kim Kelly