Behrend Lions Volleyball Sweeps Medaille

Behrend Lions Volleyball Sweeps Medaille

BUFFALO, NY – The Penn State Behrend women's volleyball team remains undefeated in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) play, sweeping Medaille 3-0 on Wednesday night.

Score: Penn State Behrend 3, Medaille 0 (26-24, 25-19, 25-21)
Records: Penn State Behrend (8-8, 3-0 AMCC), Medaille (2-15, 0-3 AMCC)

Key Moments:

* The Lions have now won three straight conference matches
* Tied at 24-all in the opening set, Caroline Upham (Erie, PA/Iroquois) and Dani Kosslow (Pittsburgh, PA/South Park) registered a kill before Dani Kosslow got a service ace to take a 1-0 lead in the match
* Upham and Kosslow also closed out the final two points of the third set with a kill and another service ace, respectively
* Kosslow finished with 28 assists and a career-high eight service aces
* Kristin Reiland (Fairview, PA/Fairview) led with 11 kills, while Alex Parra (Pittsburgh, PA/Bishop Canevin) hit .412  with eight kills
* Keely Hering was one dig shy of the double-double (10 kills , 9 digs) and Madison Clapper (Hollidaysburg, PA/Hollidaysburg) registered a match-high 12 digs

Next Up:

*  The Lions return to action on Friday and Saturday at the Marymount Tournament. Behrend faces Virginia Wesleyan on Friday at 8 p.m.