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September 5, 2019

Freshman Middle Hitter Leilani Gonzalez

Langston, OK – The Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) Lady Lions Volleyball team traveled to Langston, OK on Thursday to open Sooner Athletic Conference (SAC) play against the Langston Lady Lions volleyball team. SAGU (7-3, 1-0) easily handled Langston (1-4, 0-1) winning in straight sets by scores of 25-13, 25-17, 25-8.

Lady Lion Review

  • SAGU had 18 points off kills in the first set. For the set the Lady Lions hit .625 and committed only 3 errors.
  • Set two saw the Lady Lions jump out to an 18-8 lead prior to emptying the bench. From that point in the set, Langston and SAGU played a 9-7 set in favor of Langston. SAGU won the set 25-17.
  • In the third set SAGU went back to the starting lineup and won the set, and the match, 25-8 while hitting .545 with 15 kills.
  • For the match SAGU hit .359 to Langston’s .014 and compiled 43 kills to Langston’s 18 on the evening.
  • Alexis Mealer (SO/Arlington, TX) had 12 kills in the match followed by Ava Myers (FR/Round Top, TX) 11 kills. Myers hit .714 for the match.
  • SAGU was able to play all 15 players in the match. Leilani Gonzalez (FR/San Antonio, TX) played in sets two and three and finished with three solo blocks and one assist block while playing well defensively.
  • Setter Sophia Ivy (SR/Round Rock, TX) finished the evening with 30 assists.

Moore’s Musings

  • “We were able to play all our players and saw some very good things for the future of SAGU volleyball. Langston doesn’t have a large roster but had some really good athletes. They will continue to improve as the year progresses.”

The Next Step

SAGU (7-3, 1-0) heads further north Friday for a conference matchup with Central Christian College (2-2, 0-0) at 7:00 PM.

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