NGU Takes Down LMU in Straight Sets

February 17, 20181st2nd3rdFinal
Lincoln Memorial1619210
North Greenville2525253
LMUTeam StatsNGU
.119Hitting Pct..362
24Kills32
17Errors11
59Total Attacks58
22Assists30
2Aces8
9Digs13
7.0Blocks8.0
LMULeadersNGU
Evan Cory - 8
KillsMatthew McManaway - 10
AJ Risavy - 19
AssistsJake Boldog - 25
Joshua Riblett - 1
Evan Cory - 1
AcesMatthew McManaway - 3
AJ Risavy - 2
Evan Cory - 2
Marcus Molina - 2
DigsJake Boldog - 3
Jackson Gilbert - 3
Pedro Carvalho - 5
BlocksAaron Campbell - 5
Matthew McManaway - 5
NGU Takes Down LMU in Straight Sets
Saturday, February 17, 2018
By Jessica Velasquez
NGU Takes Down LMU in Straight Sets

TIGERVILLE, S.C. - North Greenville Men's Volleyball defeated Lincoln Memorial in straight sets in a Saturday night non-conference match-up (25-16, 25-19, 25-21).

THE BASICS

  • Score: North Greenville – 3 / Lincoln Memorial- 0
  • Records: NGU 7-8 / LMU - 6-5
  • Location: Tigerville, S.C. (Hayes Gymnasium)

HOW IT HAPPENED

Frist Set

Two aces by Matthew McManaway gave North Greenville an early lead going up 7-2 before Lincoln Memorial called their first timeout of the set. The Crusaders would go on a 3-0 run to take a 14-7 lead. Lead by tough serving from Ben Hamsho, NGU went on a 4-0 run to take a 20-13 lead. North Greenville took the final four points of the set to take a 25-16 victory in set one over Lincoln Memorial.

Second Set

North Greenville carried their first set victory momentum into the second set taking an 8-4 lead. The Railsplitters went on a 6-1 run to tie it up at 13, but the Crusaders went on their own run to take a 17-13 lead. NGU ended the match in a 5-1 run to take a 25-19 set win.

Third Set

The first few points of the third set saw five tied scores before NGU went on a 2-0 run to take a 9-7 lead. LMU would go on a 3-0 run later in the set to cut into NGU's lead 17-15. A kill by Matthew McManaway gave North Greenville a 25-21 set win and match victory. 

 

INSIDE THE NGU BOX SCORE

  • Kills: McManaway (10), Campbell (7)
  • Assists: Boldog (25)
  • Digs: Boldog (3), Gilbert (3)
  • Blocks: Campbell (5), McManaway (5)

INSIDE THE LMU BOX SCORE

  • Kills: Cory (8)
  • Assists: Risavy (19)
  • Digs: Risavy (2), Cory (2), Molina (2)

NEXT TIME OUT

  • North Greenville travels to Belmont Abbey on Wednesday, February 21st. Frist serve in the battle of the Crusaders is set for 7:00 PM.