Women's Volleyball Stalls Out Against Saint Anselm, 3-0

Juliana Pacini serving the ball in a match against Saint Anselm
BOX SCORE

When and Where: October 15, 2019 – Manchester, N.H. (Stan Spirou Field House)
Score: Saint Anselm College 3, Southern New Hampshire University 0
Records: Saint Anselm 12-7 (4-1 NE10), SNHU 8-8 (2-2 NE10)

Senior Baylee Lippincott (Phoenix, Ariz.) and freshman Juliana Pacini (Sao Paulo, Brazil) combined for 17 kills, but the Southern New Hampshire University women's volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to crosstown-rival Saint Anselm College on Tuesday evening at the Stan Spirou Field House. Set scores were 25-17, 25-22, 25-9.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS

INSIDE THE BOX SCORE

  • The Hawks outhit the Penmen in all three sets, as well as, .248-.009 for the match.
NOTES
  • SNHU loses for only the third time in its last eight matches and remains at .500 or better through the first 16 matches of the season for the first time since 2014 when it began the year 11-5.
  • Eight of the last nine Penmen matches have finished in three sets, with SNHU recording wins in five of those. 
  • The win earns Saint Anselm another point in the Queen City Cup standings, with the battle for Manchester supremacy all tied, 4-4.
WHAT'S NEXT
  • The Penmen are back in action Saturday, Oct. 19 when they take on Mercy College (11 a.m.) and Wilmington (Del.) University (1 p.m.) in a tri-match at Mercy.
  • The next home match for SNHU is Tuesday, Oct. 22 (7 p.m.) when it plays host to Saint Michael's College

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