Rochester, NY – The D'Youville women's volleyball team lost their final non-conference match of the season on Friday evening, suffering a 3-0 loss to the University of Rochester Yellowjackets.
Rochester took the lead over the Spartans to begin the first match at 6-4 and then extended their 12-9 and then 16-11. D'Youville struggled to get much going and the Yellowjackets pulled away to win the first set 25-15.
The Spartans started the second by taking a quick 3-1 lead before Rochester came back to lead 5-3. Tied at 9-9, the two teams remained even to 16-16 before Rochester regained the lead and won the second set 25-20.
In the third set, Rochester continued to hold a firm grasp on the match. The Yellowjackets led 9-4 over the Spartans and then extended their lead to 16-8. Their lead increased to 12 at 23-11 and they eventually went on to defeat D'Youville by the final of 25-13, winning the match 3-0.
Megan Schneider (Lockport, NY/Lockport) led the team with a double-double as she recorded a team high 13 kills and added 10 digs. Alexandra Bubar (Wilson, NY/Wilson) had a team high 18 digs with Jasmine Fikkov (North Collins, NY/North Collins) tallying 12. McKenna Cartonia (Lancaster, NY/Lancaster) finished the match with a team high 11 assists as Abby Booth (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) had eight assists and eight digs.
The next match for the women comes this Wednesday, October 25 as they travel to Hilbert. Start time for the match is 7:00pm.