WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 07, 2001
FAMU Hands JU Volleyball 3-0 Loss
Nov. 7, 2001
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -
JU (8-16) 24 22 15 FAMU (24-2) 30 30 30
JU sophomore outside hitter Radka Dimitrova's (Sofia, Bulgaria) match-high 11 kills weren't enough as the Dolphins fell to FAMU, 3-0, in non-conference action Wednesday night at Gaither Gym. The Rattlers (24-2) sweep the season series 2-0 after beating the Dolphins (8-16) last month.
FAMU's Shante Haymore provided 10 kills and a match-high seven digs for the Rattlers. Fiorella Aita Junek also tallied 10 for the Rattler offense, which hit at a .330 clip for the match. Mariela Portocarrero dished out a match-high 37 assists for FAMU.
Junior middle hitter Brooke Ahrens (Benson, Ill.) added nine kills, while senior setter Carrie Bosworth (Centreville, Mass.) contributed with 30 assists for the JU offense. Senior middle hitter Jacyln Buran (Milwaukee, Wisc.) and Dimitrova paced the defense with four digs each.
The Dolphins return to action on Thursday, Nov. 8 when they host Bethune-Cookman in the regular season finale at 7:30 p.m. at Swisher Gymnasium.