ALLENTOWN, PA (Sept. 30, 2017) - The Penn State Lehigh Valley Women's Volleyball team split in a home PSUAC tri-match with PSU Hazleton and PSU DuBois Saturday afternoon at Cedar Crest College. With the split, Lehigh Valley improves to 7-4 overall and 3-2 in PSUAC play.
In the first match of the day against PSU Hazleton, Lehigh Valley handled the visitors in 3 sets winning with scores of 25-10, 25-16 and 25-17. Sophomore Ebony Sanders and freshman Kaitlyn Waskowitz each contributed 9 kills a piece. Freshman Tori Urbas lead Lehigh Valley with 9 assists.
Lehigh Valley would have a break in between matches as DuBois defeated Hazleton in 3 sets. Lehigh Valley would battle DuBois in the final match of the day but DuBois aggressive attack at the net and accurate serving proved to be too much for Lehigh Valley, losing all 3 sets by scores of 25-14, 25-19 and 25-13. Sanders had a team-high 8 kills while Waskowitz chipped in with 5 kills. Urbas contributed with 6 helpers.
Lehigh Valley will travel to PSU Scranton on Tuesday for a 7 PM match time in a PSUAC showdown.
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