Women's Volleyball blocks their way past Falcons in four sets

Arianna Gordon

FITCHBURG, Mass. --- The Becker College women's volleyball team won their straight match of the season on Thursday evening at Fitchburg State University, prevailing in four sets, 18-25, 25-22, 25-21, 25-21.

 

THE BASICS

September 5, 2019

Parkinson Gymnasium, Fitchburg, Mass.

Score: Becker 3, Fitchburg State 1 (18-25, 25-22, 25-21, 25-21)

Records: The Hawks of Becker 3-0 | The Falcons of Fitchburg State 1-3

 

FOR THE HAWKS

  • Freshman outside hitter Teddie Flynn (Amesbury, Mass. / Essex Tech) led Becker with nine kills, 13 digs and two service aces for the night.
  • Freshman middle blocker Ariana Gordon (Brockton, Mass. / West Roxbury Academy) posted a career-high four solo blocks to lead the defense, along with three kills.
  • Junior right side Yesenia Aviles (Southbridge, Mass. / Southbridge) led Becker with five aces as well as well as four kills and ten digs.
  • Senior middle blocker Gillian Criddle (Earleville, Md. / Bohemia Manor) tallied three solo blocks and seven total points.
  • Sophomore libero Joanna Bampi (Peabody, Mass. / Peabody Veterans) led Becker with 17 digs on the night.
  • Becker is now 3-0 all-time against Fitchburg State.

FOR THE FALCONS

  • Senior middle blocker Emily Beauvais (Greenfield, N.H. / Winchendon School) led Fitchburg with nine kills, six total blocks and eight digs.

 

TURNING POINT

  • The match was decided when Becker, down 10-8 in the fourth set, reeled off six straight points off Flynn's serve to take the lead. Although the Falcons kept fighting, the Hawks never relinquished the advantage again.

 

UP NEXT

The Hawks are back on the court on Saturday when they travel to Anna Maria College for a Tri-Match against the host AMCATs as well as the Massachusetts Maritime Academy. Becker faces the Buccaneers at 12:00 p.m.

 

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