Bulldogs Tripped Up at Wittenberg

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

Springfield, Ohio - The Adrian College men's volleyball team lost in three straight sets at Wittenberg on Saturday afternoon. Kevin Curley led the Bulldogs with eight kills in the losing effort.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Wittenberg 3, Adrian 0 (25-13, 25-19, 25-17)

Location: Springfield, Ohio (Emmanuel Christian)

Record: Wittenberg (8-12, 5-5), Adrian (3-12, 2-11)

HOW IT HAPPENED

• The Tigers took a 1-0 lead after winning the opening set 25-13. Wittenberg hit .360 for the set; Adrian hit .071.

• The Tigers extended the lead 2-0 following the second set where they forced the Bulldogs to hit a -.024 for a 25-19 win.

• Adrian fought hard in the third set, hitting the highest in the match at .265, but Wittenberg was able to pull out a 25-17 set three win and end the match.

TOP DOGS

• Curley added four digs and one assist to his eight kills.

Joseph Campana had 25 assists to pace the Bulldog offense.

Alex Collins led defensively with nine digs.

Michael Burkhardt had Adrian's lone block.

THE OPPOSITION

• Joel Sotos and Dylan Kolovitz led the Tigers with nine kills each. 

• Noah Wissel and Ross Russell set the tone offensively with 16 and 15 assists respectively.

• Carter Schmidt led the defense, recording 10 assists.

UP NEXT

• The Bulldogs travel to Loras on Friday, March 17. The match is scheduled for an 8:00 p.m. start.