Women's Volleyball

2017 Record: 16-14; GNAC: 4-8 / GNAC Tournament Appearances: 1

Volleyball Comes from Behind to Claim Five-Set Road Victory Against Lehman

Volleyball Comes from Behind to Claim Five-Set Road Victory Against Lehman

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Bronx, N.Y. - The Albertus Magnus College women's volleyball team improves to 5-2 on the season as the Falcons defeat Lehman College in five sets, despite trailing by two entering set three, on Thursday evening in non-conference action.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: Albertus 3 | Lehman 2
RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (5-2) | Lehman (3-5)

HOW IT HAPPENED
Lehman and Albertus battled over the first two sets as the Lightning held a 2-0 edge over the Falcons entering the third set. However, Albertus would go on to win the next two frames to force a fifth and deciding set.

Lehman controlled the opening of the set taking a quick 5-2 lead before Albertus battled back taking an 11-6 lead entering a Lightning timeout. Coming out of the break, Lehman took over the momentum and rallied together a 5-0 run tying the set at 11-11, but Albertus closed out the match with a 4-1 run to earn the road win.

TEAM-HIGHS
Albertus Magnus:

Lehman:

  • Eriadna Vasquez - 18 kills
  • Samantha Delgado - 27 assists
  • Ariana Pradieu - 21 digs
  • Caitlin Vernon - 4 blocks

DOUBLE-DOUBLES
Lehman:

  • Eriadna Vasquez - 18 kills and 11 digs

UP NEXT
The women's volleyball team returns to action this Saturday, September 15 as the Falcons resume conference play with a tri-match against Lasell College and Suffolk University. Matches are set for 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in Newton, Mass.