Seahawks Downed by Captains on Wednesday Night

Photo Credit - Bill Wood | Chanel Lucas 22'
Photo Credit - Bill Wood | Chanel Lucas 22'

ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. –  The St. Mary's College of Maryland volleyball team (5-19,0-8) continued their season against the Christopher Newport University Captains (20-7, 8-0) in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup Wednesday evening (Oct. 23). The Seahawks dropped the match 3-0. 

St. Mary's College - 0, Christopher Newport University - 3

How It Happened

  • CNU raced out to an 11-3 lead in the first set and never looked back as they comfortably won 25-13.  

  • St. Mary's College woke up in the second set and took an early 11-5 lead over the Captains. Christopher Newport slowly crept back into the set until it was 19-18 in favor of the Seahawks. The Captains went on a late run and won six of the final seven points for a 25-19 second set win.

  • The two teams traded points early in the third set until it was an even 9-9. St. Mary's College later found themselves down 20-17 and would not be able to overcome that deficit as they dropped the third 25-19. 

Inside the Box Score 

  • Ellyse Sutliff led the Seahawks in kills as she recorded five with Erin Krauss right behind her with three.

  • Katie Agate tallied ten assists to lead St. Mary's College. 

  • Agate and Chanel Lucas each registered five digs to lead the Seahawks defensively. 

 Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Oct. 29 at Southern Virginia University | 7:00 P.M. | Knight Arena and Stoddard Center

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