Men's volleyball season send in stormy Halifax

 

 

The Sea-Hawks (1-15) finished their season with a 3-0 loss to Dalhousie (11-6) on Friday evening. The AUS and the teams agreed to play a single four-point match, in lieu of the two game weekend series, to avoid the challenges of rescheduling again because of weather.

 

Friday Dalhousie 3 Memorial 0 (boxscore)

 

In the first set Dalhousie got out to a 7-2 lead and went on to win the set 25-17.

 

MUN volleyballIn the second set the Sea-Hawks kept it tight throughout. A Drew Stephens kill assisted by Brad Pitcher evened it at 10-10. The set would be close the rest of the way but Dalhousie would maintain a lead of at least two before a Alex Dempsey kill put the set away 25-20.

 

The third set was back and forth. A Stephens kill for Memorial late made it 24-23 but a Jonathan MacDonald kill for Dalhousie on match point ended to give the Tigers a 3-0 victory.

 

Bryan Duquette led the Tigers with a team-high 11 kills while MacDonald added 9.

 

Stephens, playing his final game for Memorial, had a match-high 15 kills in the loss. Fellow senior Brad Pitcher had a team-high 28 assists.