Behrend Volleyball Handles D'Youville

Behrend Volleyball Handles D'Youville

BUFFALO, NY – The Penn State Behrend women's volleyball team remains undefeated in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) play with a 3-0 win over D'Youville on Wednesday night.

Score: Penn State Behrend 3, D'Youville 0 (25-17, 25-14, 26-24)
Records: Penn State Behrend (11-10, 5-0 AMCC), D'Youville (3-14, 1-3 AMCC)

Key Moments:

* The Behrend Lions have won back-to-back AMCC matches in straight sets
* The Lions used a 12-4 run in the first set take a commanding 16-9 lead and hold on for the 25-17 victory
* Behrend took a quick 20-6 lead in the second set behind five kills from Keely Hering (North East, PA/North East) and two from Alex Parra (Pittsburgh, PA/Bishop Canevin), eventually taking a 2-0 lead in the match
* The Lions erased a three-point deficit at 24-21 in the third, scoring five unanswered points for the sweep
* As a team, Behrend hit .343 and five different players hit over .300 for the match
* Kristin Reiland (Fairview, PA/Villa Maria Academy) tallied her third double-double of the season with 11 kills and 11 digs
* Keely Hering (North East, PA/North East) led with 12 kills on 23 attempts (.435) to go along with six digs

Next Up:

* The Lions will host La Roche on Saturday afternoon in AMCC action. Match begins at 1 p.m.