The Dowling College volleyball team grabbed their fourth straight win with a three set sweep over Queens College this evening at Dowling Gymnasium. The Golden Lions improve to 16-8 on the season, 10-3 in East Coast Conference play. The Knights fall to 8-12, 3-9 ECC
The Golden Lions jumped to an early lead with a 25-20 win in the opening set before taking set two by their largest margin of the night, 25-14. The Knights came out strong in the third set that saw six tied scores, but back-to-back kills from Cassy Kelly
closed it out 25-20 giving the Dowling the 3-0 win.
Three Golden Lions finished in double digit kills with junior Jessica Kalbfleisch
recording a match 13 and a .313 hitting percentage completing a double double with 14 digs. Kelly and sophomore Katarzyna Klocek
pitched in with ten kills apiece. Junior setter Kayla Dillman
tossed a match high 28 assists while leading the team to a .264 hitting percentage. Junior libero had a match high 16 digs.
The Knights were led by Francesca Indoni with 11 kills on the night. Setter Kristen Moore tallied 27 assists with libero finishing with a team high 11 digs.
The Golden Lions return to Dowling Gymnasium Tuesday, October 28th
as they Host Mercy College. Game time is set for 7:00 PM.