Women's Volleyball Comes Back To Defeat Pitt-Bradford

Women's Volleyball Comes Back To Defeat Pitt-Bradford

BRADFORD, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend women's volleyball team defeated Pitt-Bradford 3-2 in an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) match on Tuesday night.

Final Score: Behrend 3, Pitt-Bradford 2 (25-14, 20-25, 17-25, 27-25, 15-6)

Records: Penn State Behrend (15-9, 6-1 AMCC), Pitt-Bradford (14-12, 4-2 AMCC)

Key Moments:

* Behrend rallied back from a 2-1 deficit to claim the final two sets for its sixth conference win
* The Lions recorded 17 kills in the fourth set to win 27-25ists and 10 digs
* Behrend forced nine Pitt-Bradford errors in the decisive set to win by nine points
Alex Parra (Pittsburgh, PA/Bishop Canevin) set a new school record for most block assists in a single match with 11
* Senior setter Lexi Irwin (Greensburg, PA/Hempfield) recorded her 14th double-double of the season with 36 assists and 10 digs
* Freshman outside hitter Kristin Reiland (Fairview, PA/Villa Maria Academy) led with team-best 12 digs
* Sophomore Keely Hering (North East, PA/North East) had double-digit digs with 16 in addition to nine kills

Up Next:

* Behrend returns to action on Saturday at Mt. Aloysius in the AMCC Match of the Week, beginning at 1 p.m.