Behrend Men's Volleyball Hosts Mt. Union Tuesday Night

Behrend Men's Volleyball Hosts Mt. Union Tuesday Night

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's volleyball will host the Mount Union Purple Raiders on Tuesday night in the Junker Center. Match begins at 7 p.m.

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Penn State Behrend News & Notes:

* This is the final non-conference match of the season for the Lions
* Behrend is coming off a 3-0 week in AMCC action
* Sophomore middle hitter Owen Wienczkowski (Waterford, PA/Fort LeBoeuf) led the team with 24 kills, hitting .513 last week
* Wienczkowski tallied 10 kills on 13 attempts vs. Mt. Aloysius and then added eight kills against Hiram
* Senior middle hitter Cody Schnur (Butler, PA/Butler) added 19 kills over three matches
* Behrend is on its second-longest win streak of the season at six straight
* JP Goodsel (Corry, PA/Corry) has had double-digit kills in 12 matches, the latest being 12 in the win over Hiram
* John Cageao (Beaver, PA/Lincoln Performing Arts) matched his season high with seven kills on Saturday

Mount Union News & Notes:

* The Purple Raiders are 8-10 overall
* Mt. Union snapped a three-match losing streak on Saturday
* The Purple Raiders defeated Baldwin Wallace 3-0
* Mt. Union competes in the Midwest Collegiate Volleyball League (MCVL) and is undefeated at 5-0
* Will Heeney paces the team with 301 assists (4.85 aps) and Luke Trzeciak leads with 152 kills
* Andrew Cross, the MCVL Player of the Week last week, averages 1.14 blocks per set 

Series History:

* The Purple Raiders and the Lions are tied at 3-all in the all-time series
* Behrend posted a 3-0 win against Mt. Union on February 15