UWF Volleyball Defeats Loyola-New Orleans, 3-1

first_img PENSACOLA, Fla. – The University of West Florida volleyball team (12-4, 3-0 GSC) defeated Loyola-New Orleans, 25-21, 23-25, 25-18, 25-18 at the UWF Field House. Chelsea Wilhoite led the Argos with 15 kills and hit .323 for the night. Gina Gill had 13 kills for the Wolfpack.In set one, back to back aces by setter Molly Pearce (Tallahassee) put the Argos up 10-6. West Florida later built a 15-9 lead with a kill by Kara Gonzalez (St. Augustine). A Katie Johnson (Tallahassee) kill put the Argos up 24-20 and another Johnson kill gave UWF set one, 25-21. Johnson and Chandler Carney (Indianapolis, Ind.) both had four kills in the set, as the Argos outhit the Wolfpack, .229 to .074.A kill by Wilhoite (Jacksonville) tied set two at 3-3 early. An attack error by Johnson and a bad set by Pearce gave the Wolfpack the 11-7 lead. A Carney kill tied the set, 21-21. A bad set by Abby Timmer (Grand Rapids, Mich.) and a kill by Amanda Oldani put the score at 24-22 and set up set point for Loyola-New Orleans. A kill by Kailey Tuthill gave the Wolfpack set two, 25-23. A kill by Timmer tied set three, 9-9. This was the start of a nine point run by the Argonauts, which included two Johnson kills, an ace by Anna Stoecklein (St. Charles, Mo.) and a kill by Carney. The Wolfpack came within three at 20-17 on an attack error by Argo Jamie Nichols (Crawfordville). A Timmer kill gave UWF set three, 25-18. UWF took an early 8-3 lead in set four on a kill by Timmer. Back to back kills by Johnson and Timmer made the score 12-6, UWF. Back to back kills by Nichols gave UWF the 17-12 lead. Loyola-New Orleans went on a five point run later in the set to make the score 21-18, UWF. A kill by Carney from Pearce gave UWF set four and the match, 25-18. The Argos will be on the road for the next six matches. This coming weekend, UWF will travel to face North Alabama on Friday at 7 p.m. and Alabama-Huntsville on Saturday at 1 p.m. UWF will face Saint Leo on the road on Thursday, October 14 before competing in the Florida Southern Regional Crossover October 15-16. Live audio for all of these matches will be available on GoArgos.com.For information on all UWF Athletics, visit www.GoArgos.com. — www.GoArgos.com –____________________________________________________________________________________                            Short Box Score (Match)                          2010 West Florida Volleyball          Loyola vs #23 West Florida (Oct 05, 2010 at Pensacola, Fla.)  West Florida def. Loyola 25-21,23-25,25-18,25-18  Loyola (14-11, 2-1 SSAC) (Kills-aces-blocks) – Gina Gill 13-1-2;  Kailey Tuthill 9-0-0; Sabrina Stansberry 7-1-2; Lindsay Mullinix  5-0-2; Ashley England 3-0-4; Samantha Worsham 3-0-1; Amanda Oldani  1-1-0; Totals 41-3-7.0. (Assists) – Samantha Worsham 35. (Dig leaders)  – Amanda Oldani 16; Alex Blitzer 10  West Florida (12-4, 3-0 GSC) (Kills-aces-blocks) – Chelsea Wilhoite  15-1-4; Chandler Carney 12-0-0; Katie Johnson 11-0-3; Kara Gonzalez  8-0-4; Abby Timmer 8-0-5; Jamie Nichols 7-0-1; Molly Pierce 0-3-0;  Tricia Tirabassi 0-1-0; Anna Stoecklein 0-1-0; Totals 61-6-9.0.  (Assists) – Tricia Tirabassi 30; Molly Pierce 24. (Dig leaders) –  Katie Johnson 16; Anna Stoecklein 14  Site: Pensacola, Fla. (UWF Field House)  Date: Oct 05, 2010   Attend: 124     Time: 1:31           Referees: David Fewell, Lori DueittPrint Friendly Version UWF Volleyball Defeats Loyola-New Orleans, 3-1 Sharecenter_img UWF volleyball player Chelsea Wilhoite last_img

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