RC Volleyball Falls to SVU

Roanoke Volleyball Christen Zammit
The Basics
Score: Southern Virginia 3 | Roanoke 0 | 18-25, 13-25, 21-25
Records: Roanoke 6-7 | Southern Virginia 7-4
Location: Buena Vista, Va.
The Lead: The Maroons fell in straight sets to Southern Virginia Wednesday night in Buena Vista, Va.
How it Happened:
  • Southern Virginia hit .308 as a team while the Maroons hit .051.
  • Kylah Blackmore had a team-high six kills and nine digs on the night. 
  • Hannah Allred recorded a match-high 16 kills for the Knights while Mykynli Knight had 14 digs.
  • In set one, SVU broke away from a 6-6 tie winning the next nine straight points to take the set and a 1-0 advantage.
  • Roanoke battled back from a 20-10 deficit in set three closing the gap to 23-19 with kills from Meagan Smith and Blackmore but a kill from Hailey Lohnes secured the win for the Knights.
Up Next: Roanoke returns home on Saturday for a 12 p.m. game against Virginia Wesleyan during the College's Family Weekend.