0, 1st2nd3rdFinal
Cumberland (Tenn.)1214210
Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)2525253
CUTeam StatsLIND
0.043Hitting Pct.0.270
116Total Attacks100
Lauren Galvan - 8
KillsAlexis Smith - 15
Victoria Johnson - 10
Bianca Rodriguez - 10
AssistsCamryn Rich - 31
Bianca Rodriguez - 3
AcesPeyton Johnston - 3
Natalie Ackermann - 3
Sadie Edmonston - 17
DigsLauren Larzelere - 16
Nicole Carey - 2
BlocksMadison Bidwell - 2
Radaisy Valdez - 2
Phoenix fall to No. 23 Lindsey Wilson, 3-0
Saturday, March 20, 2021
Phoenix fall to No. 23 Lindsey Wilson, 3-0

COLUMBIA, KY.- The Phoenix fell to conference opponent No. 23 ranked Lindsey Wilson, 3-0.

Lauren Galvan led the Phoenix in kills with eight, while Bianca Rodriguez and Victoria Johnson both recorded 10 assists, and Sadie Edmonston tallied in 17 digs.

The beginning of set one was very back-and-forth as the Phoenix were able to tie the game at three, coming from a kill by Johnson and Maddie Perez. The Blue Raiders went to go on a 6-0 run, coming from a handful of errors by the Phoenix, putting the game at 9-3. A kill by Cumberland’s Sydney Pearce and a pair of errors started to chip away at Lindsey Wilson’s lead. Continuous errors by the Phoenix, helped the Blue Raiders take an 11 point lead, putting the score at 22-11. An ace by the Blue Raiders and another error by the Phoenix, put the Blue Raiders the winner with a score of 25-12.

A kill by Perez and an error by the Blue Raiders allowed the Phoenix to jump to a 2-1 lead to start the second set. The Blue Raiders were then able to go on a 6-0 run coming off of a pair of kills by Smith, to put them ahead, 11-4. A pair of kills by Samantha Holguin helped cut the lead for the Phoenix, but the Blue Raiders were able to go on another 5-0 run, to put Lindsey Wilson ahead, 16-6. Multiple kills by Galvan tried to spark something for the Phoenix, but the Blue Raiders were able to follow up with a pair of kills by Smith, putting the Blue Raiders ahead, 21-13. An ace and a kill by Lindsey Wilson, allowed them to win set two, 25-14.

The Blue Raiders were able to jump to a 6-2 lead over the Phoenix, due to multiple attacking errors by Cumberland. The Phoenix began to rally back, tying the game at 15, coming from kills by Galvan, Holguin, Pearce and an ace by Rodriguez. The Blue Raiders went on a 4-0 run, putting Lindsey Wilson ahead 21-17. An error by the Phoenix and a kill by Smith, put Lindsey Wilson the winner of the match, 3-0.

The Phoenix will be back at home on Thursday, March 25th to face Life University at 7 P.M.