Sep 07, 2017
Penn State Harrisburg topped the Marywood Pacers 3 sets to 1 pushing their record to 4-1 on the season. It was a tightly contested matchup throughout with 2 of the 4 matches being decided by just 2 points. The Lions once again relied on a total team effort to overcome the Pacers.
1st PSH 26 -MW 24
2nd PSH 25- MW 18
3rd PSH 23- MW 25
4th PSH 25 - MW 18
.467 hit percentage
Inside the stats
PSU Harrisburg won 3-1 but when you look at the stats it was truly a tightly contested matchup.
Penn state won the points battle by a slim margin 55-50. Kills were all even at 35 a piece as were Digs with both teams collecting 40.
Penn State was able to come out on top with strong performances from Kon as well as Setter Casey Stump who collected 27 Assists.
Melanie Sheaffer recorded three consecutive Service Aces to put the fourth set out of reach
Coach Burkett said, "I am proud of how the team has worked hard during practices to prepare for games, We need to continue utilizing our team strenghts as we continue through this season."
Penn State Harrisburg's next match is at home this Saturday Sept. 9 against Elizabethtown at 12:00PM