McKeesport, Pa. - Junior right side Emily Taylor (Aliquippa, Pa./Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter) placed five blocks in the Penn State Greater Allegheny women's volleyball drop over Penn State University Athletic Conference foe, Penn State Beaver, 3-0.
The three sets were determined by tallies of 25-19, 25-17 and 25-18.
Junior outside hitter Tori Johnston (Pittsburgh, Pa./Baldwin) placed five kills while getting down for ten. Taylor noted four kills, four digs and one assist. Junior middle hitter Laura Vazquez-Diaz (San Juan, Puerto Rico/Cupey Maria Montessori) added four kills and 13 digs. Freshman outside hitter Marina Puharre Selmi (Sao Paulo, Brazil/Colegio Objetivo) got up for three block solos and four block assists with one kill. Sophomore setter Courtney Odell Shadd (Hanover Park, Ill./Bartlett) tallied 14 assists with two kills, two digs and a block assist.
The Greater Allegheny Lions (2-4, 1-2 PSUAC) looks forward to hosting a tri-meet with both PSUAC rivalries, Penn State New Kensington and Penn State Fayette. Tip-off is set for 4:30 p.m. in game one.