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Men's Volleyball vs. Greenville Preview

Men's Volleyball vs. Greenville Preview

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University men's volleyball team has its home opener tomorrow night against Greenville. First-service at 7 p.m.

Greenville (4-4; 0-0 MCVL) vs. Fontbonne (8-0; 0-0 MCVL)

When: February 12th, 2019

Where: DSAC

Time: 7 p.m.

Live Video: HERE

Live Stats: HERE

 

A Look At The Griffins

  • Fontbonne continued its best start in program history this past weekend after defeating Thomas More, Thiel, Mount Union, and Penn St.-Altoona all in straight sets at the Purple Raider Rumble.
  • In the four matches, the Griffins totaled 152 kills, a .256 hitting percentage, and 22 blocks.
  • Defensively, they held opposing offenses to a .036 hitting percentage.
  • Individually, Mark Klusman led with 34 kills and a .257 hitting percentage. He's now up to a team-high 55 kills and a .267 hitting percentage on the season.
  • Braden Woolsey contributed 24 kills and a .340 hitting percentage, while Emir Hadzisalihovic had 23 kills, a .541 hitting percentage, and 12 blocks.
  • Kyler van Rossum-O'Connell totaled 105 assists which gives him 245 on the year.
  • Zach Rothstein, meanwhile, led them defensively with 43 digs and that upped his season total to 77.

 

A Look At The Greenville Panthers

  • The Panthers are coming off a five-set (20-25, 25-22, 25-23, 21-25, 13-15) loss against Lincoln College in its last time out.
  • Kyle Ward led the Panthers with a team-high 14 kills.
  • On the season, the team puts down 10.55 kills per set and owns a .163 hitting percentage.
  • Ward paces the offense with a team-high 202 kills and a .140 hitting percentage. Johnny Milabu is second with 163 kills and a team-high .317 hitting percentage.
  • Tanner Smith averages 8.71 assists per set and defensively it's been Logan Dameris leading with 216 digs (2.46 digs per set).

 

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