North Greenville offense stalls in loss to Trojans

March 24, 20181st2nd3rdFinal
North Greenville1819170
Mount Olive2525253
NGUTeam StatsUMO
.139Hitting Pct..329
28Kills36
18Errors13
72Total Attacks70
26Assists34
2Aces7
14Digs22
5.0Blocks4.0
NGULeadersUMO
Jackson Gilbert - 7
Ben Hamsho - 7
KillsRobert Poole - 11
Jake Boldog - 25
AssistsJeff Yasalonis - 29
Matthew McManaway - 2
AcesRobert Poole - 3
Bret Rutledge - 3
Jackson Gilbert - 3
DigsJeff Yasalonis - 6
Bret Rutledge - 6
Aaron Campbell - 3
BlocksRobert Poole - 2
Yigit Erkek - 2
North Greenville offense stalls in loss to Trojans
Saturday, March 24, 2018
North Greenville offense stalls in loss to Trojans

Mount Olive, N.C. - North Greenville men's volleyball wrapped up a weekend in North Carolina with a 3 - 0 (18 - 25 / 19 - 25 / 17 -25) to Mount Olive on Saturday afternoon.

The Basics

  • Score: Crusaders - 0 / Trojans - 3
  • Records: North Greenville 11 - 13 (5 - 7) / 14 - 10 (10 - 3)
  • Location: University of Mount Olive (Mount Olive, North Carolina)

How it Happened

  • The Crusaders struggled offensively hitting just .139 as a team with 18 errors compared to just 28-kills.
  • North Greenville led early on in the first half and then took a 13 - 11 lead when Matthew McManaway placed one of his two service aces.
  • The Trojans later evened it at 14 and scored five unanswered to take a 19 - 14 lead en route to a set one win.
  • North Greenville never led in the second set as the Trojans moved to 2 - 0 in the total count, putting North Greenville in a must-win situation heading into the third.
  • Luis Kannee put North Greenville up 6 - 4 with a kill early on in the third set but the Trojans would take a 13 - 10 lead later on.
  • The Trojans opened up an eight-point lead before putting the Crusaders away with a kill from Kian Hollevoet.

Inside the North Greenville Box Score

  • Ben Hamsho led the Crusaders with seven goals on the day while McManaway added five.
  • Jake Boldog had 25-assists and added three digs on defense.

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders will host King University on March 27th at 7 pm.