|September 24, 2016||1st||2nd||3rd||Final|
Yost - 6
Tronick - 6
Tronick - 2
BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Bemidji State University volleyball lost its contest with No. 1 Concordia-St. Paul University Saturday afternoon, 3-0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-15). The Beavers (5-8, 1-4 NSIC) were led by sophomore Jessica Reega who tied for the team lead with six kills in the match and also had a team high .158 hitting percentage.
As a team, the Beavers hit .043 during the match with 23 kills but couldn’t stop the Golden Bears attack which hit at a .271 efficiency and tallied 44 kills. Bemidji State totaled 30 digs and had five team blocks while Concordia-St. Paul’s defense totaled 38 digs and also had five team blocks.
Reega, Jessica Yost and Amanda Tronick all tied for the team lead with six kills while sophomore Heather Fletcher added two and hit .125 in the match. Junior Jordyn Koehn led BSU with nine assists while Freshman Shelby Haney added eight.
Reega also led the Beavers’ defense by tallying four blocks (2s-2a) while Fletcher added two (1s-1a) and Hailey Kauling added one more. Haney tallied the most digs on the team with seven and Yost added six.
Bemidji State will be on the road next weekend and travels to Winona, Minn., and Fayette, Iowa to face Winona State University and Upper Iowa University, Sep. 30 and Oct. 1, respectively.
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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooden region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, BSU sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).