GARDEN CITY, N.Y. – The No. 7 ranked University of Tampa Spartans volleyball team cruised to a victory against the Warriors of Nyack College.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: No. 7 Tampa Spartans 3 (1: 25-11, 2: 25-10, 3: 25-13), Nyack Warriors 0
Records: No. 7 Tampa 5-1, Nyack 0-4
Location: Center of Recreation, Adelphi University || Garden City, N.Y.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
First Set: The first set began as a back-and-forth contest as the Spartans and Warriors traded the lead. Sarah Luoma and Hayley Dillion combined for 8 kills to give Tampa a 14-7 lead. Which led to a 12-5 run to end the set. || Tampa 1-0
Second Set: Tampa started the second set on an 8-3 run. Hayley Dillion, Kalli Cors, and Seirra Rayzor led the way for Tampa as they carried the Spartans on their 13-7 run to close out the set.
|| Tampa 2-0
Third Set: Tampa cruised through the third set -- contributions coming from Chelsea Simmons, JJ Ramirez, and Kalli Cors. Jenna Vaske and Hayley Dillion combined for nine kills in the final set to give the Spartans the win. || Tampa 3-0
INSIDE THE STATS:
- Chelsea Simmons had 36 of Tampa's 43 assists
- Hayley Dillion lead the team with 14 kills
- JJ Ramirez, Hayley Dillion, and Kalli Cors tied with 8 digs each
UP NEXT: Tampa travels to Saint Leo for a neutral site game against Eckerd, Friday, September 17 at 7 PM.