Women’s Volleyball Clarkson excels, 3-2 – Rochester Institute of Technology Athletics

Rochester, New York – RIT senior out hitter Katie Hobler (Rochester, New York / Our Lady of Mercy) Both teams visited the women’s volleyball opener in the Liberty League, Clarksons, and the Tigers led to a 3-2 victory (25-17, 25-22, 22-25, 22-25, 15-13). .

How it happened

  • The RIT opened a 12-7 lead in the first set with a five-point run. Clarkson finally fell behind by three points, 20-17, but the Tigers scored the last five points, including a back-to-back interception in the middle of the block. Kalista Gasper (Sarver, PA / Freeport), To close the first set.
  • The RIT went 5-1 in a 5-1 run before going 10-9 in the second. The Tigers extended their lead, 20-13, before Clarkson drew 6-1 in a 21-1 run. The Golden Knights scored one point, 23-22, but a back-to-back shootout pushed the home side 2-0.
  • Follower, 5-3, At the beginning of the third, the RIT went 10-7 in a 7-2 run and grew to 15-9 after outsiders. Taylor Higgins (Peru, New York / Peru). Clarkson fell into a 19-12 hole but responded with a 9-1 run to take the lead from 21-20. Hobler reconnected the score 21-21, but Clarkson scored the final five points to four.
  • RIT jumped to a fast 10-3 lead in the fourth, before Clarkson came up with five points to pull back in two, 10-8. The Tigers took a 15-10 lead, but the Golden Knights won 9-1 to take a 19-16 lead. The RIT fought back to keep the score 21-21, but the Gob visitors scored four of the last five points to force a final decision.
  • The RIT broke 4-4 straight four points, including the 8-4 lead double. Clarkson answered 4-1 in a 9-8 run. Hobler’s assassination ended a 3-1 tackle run, but Clarkson trailed the next two points by one, 12-11. Hobler’s killer stick frame follows a media-assisted block Cat Vento (Koram, Newfield / Newfield) And Samantha Cox (Glenn Gardner, NJ / Verhees) Earn match points. Clarkson scored the next two points, but Vento’s victory sealed the RIT victory with one final victory.

Related notes

  • Higgins finished with 14 kills and 12 digs.
  • Prepare Freshman Sydney Nef (Delmar, New York / Academy of Holy Names) A total of 59 assistants were assigned to accompany nine diggers.
  • High Libro Kiana Walker (Lloydminster, Alberta / Lloydminster Universal) Related: Compiled a maximum of 24 excavations.
  • Clarkson has won seven of his last eight titles and is the Premier League champions. RIT Clarkson wins 2018 title.

What’s next

RIT will hit the road on Saturday (September 25) for a 4:00 pm game against St. Lawrence.

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