Eagles go 1-1 in St. Pete

Kathya Garcia made 12 kills and three aces in a win over Indian River State College. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Kathya Garcia made 12 kills and three aces in a win over Indian River State College. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State volleyball split a pair of matches today in St. Petersburg. 

The Eagles lost 3-1 to St. Petersburg College in Suncoast Conference action and beat Indian River State College 3-1 in a nonconference match.   

Against St. Petersburg, the Eagles lost the first set 21-25, won the second 25-21, but then dropped the next two 20-25 and 17-25. 

Yue Wu had 16 digs, 11 kills, two blocks, and an assist. 

Nick Pio recorded 27 assists, six digs, three blocks, and three kills. 

Kathya Garcia made 20 kills, 10 digs, a block, and a pair of aces. 

Alejandra Sanabria collected seven kills, six blocks, and a dig. 

Dominika Nemcova had six digs, three kills, two blocks, and an assist. 

Nicole Boots collected 10 digs and three assists. 

Anilise Fitzi added three kills and two blocks. 

Cristina Castillo made three assists and a dig. 

Aurora Alderman had a dig, an assist, and an ace. 

Veronika Nemcova added a kill and a dig. 

Facing Indian River, Polk State lost the first set 18-25 before soaring back to win the next three 25-18, 25-21, and 25-14. 

Garcia had 12 kills, nine digs, three aces, two blocks, and an assist. 

Pio collected 33 assists, nine digs, five blocks, and a kill. 

Veronika Nemcova made eight kills, five digs, and three blocks. 

Dominika Nemcova tallied seven digs, six kills, three blocks, and an ace. 

Castillo had 14 digs, a pair of aces, a kill, and a block. 

Alderman added five digs, an assist, and an ace. 

Fitzi recorded six kills, five blocks, and an assist. 

Sanabria finished with five blocks and four kills. 

The Eagles (13-6, 0-3, No. 2 FCSAA, No. 9 NJCAA) have a nonconference match Tuesday against Pasco-Hernando State College at 6 p.m. in Winter Haven. 

Sep 21
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
at Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg, Fla.
Sep 26
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
College of Central Florida
Winter Haven, Fla.
Sep 30
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
at Florida State College at Jacksonville
Gainesville, Fla.
Sep 30
Women's Volleyball 4:00 PM
at Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Fla.
Oct 03
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Daytona State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 05
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 10
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Lake-Sumter State College
Winter Haven, Fla.

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