WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.—The Barry volleyball team rolled to a 3-0 (25-20, 25-19, 25-11) win over the Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish on Wednesday night at Rubin Arena.
Camilla Pagnan led a balanced attack for the Bucs (5-4) with 12 kills, while Meisje-Sable Burton and Julia Ridley each had nine. Libby Walter had 20 assists and a match-high five service aces. Lauren Evans led Barry with 17 digs.
Trailing 15-14 in set one, the Bucs scored nine of the next 12points to take a 23-18 lead and put the set in the books at 25-20 led by the five for nine hitting of Burton.
In the second set, it was the Bucs who jumped out in front early for a 10-7 lead. After the Sailfish (5-8) battled back to lead 17-16, the Bucs again pulled away down the stretch, scoring nine of the final 11 points.
The third set was completely dominated by the Bucs, as the Sailfish hit -.067 for the frame. Burton again supplied the power with four kills in four swings.
Allie Warren led PBA with eight kills, while Emily Ryerson had 24 assists and eight digs. Brittany Erickson also had eight digs.
The Bucs travel on Saturday to St. Augustine, Fla., facing the Valdosta State Blazers at 2:00 and the Flagler Saints at 6:00 pm.
Short Box Score (Match)
2008 Barry University Buccaneers
Barry vs Palm Beach Atlantic (10/01/2008 at West Palm Beach, Fla.)
Barry def. Palm Beach Atlantic 25-20, 25-19, 25-11
Barry (5-4) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Camilla Pagnan 12-2-0; Meisje-Sable
Burton 9-0-4; Julia Ridley 9-1-2; Stefanie Sveiven 5-0-2; Danielle
Bishop 3-0-0; Samara Ferreira 3-1-0; Julie Priester 1-0-0; Libby
Walter 0-5-0; Totals 42-9-5.0. (Assists) - Libby Walter 20; Julie
Priester 10. (Dig leaders) - Lauren Evans 17; Julia Ridley 10; Camilla
Palm Beach Atlantic (5-8) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Allie Warren 8-0-0;
Chrissy Gulden 7-1-1; Kristin Carroll 7-1-0; Brittany Erickson 5-0-2;
Emily Ryerson 1-0-2; Elizabeth Fugate 0-0-2; Totals 28-2-4.0.
(Assists) - Emily Ryerson 24. (Dig leaders) - Brittany Erickson 8;
Emily Ryerson 8
Site: West Palm Beach, Fla (Rubin Arena)
Date: 10/01/2008 Attend: 144 Time: 1:17
Referees: Tracy Travis, Dave Greenlee