|Huston-Tillotson (Texas) ( 6-3)||22||17||25||22||1|
|Our Lady of the Lake (Tex (7-1)||25||25||11||25||3|
|San Antonio, TX|
|Huston-Tillotson (Texas)||Indv. Leaders||Our Lady of the Lake (Tex|
|#6 Tiara Thompson - 13||Kills||#16 Bailei Hubbard - 13|
|#13 Adna De Andrade - 3||Blocks||#16 Bailei Hubbard - 4|
|#6 Tiara Thompson - 11||Digs||#4 Alyssa Marquez - 13|
|#1 Briana Domino - 2||Aces||#1 Kalani Ketchens - 2|
|Huston-Tillotson (Texas)||Team Statistics||Our Lady of the Lake (Tex|
SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 13, 2019) – The Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) volleyball team opened conference play with a 3-1 win over Huston-Tillotson University (HTU). The Saints are now 8-1 on the season and are currently on a five-match winning streak.
The Saints came out strong winning the first two sets 25-22 and 25-17. OLLU only committed three errors and had a .333 hitting percentage in the second set. Despite losing the third set, the Saints battled back to win a close fourth set. With the score tied 22-22 in the fourth set, Head Coach Scott Mattera called a timeout. The Saints seemed to be fueled by the speech given in the huddle and went on to win three straight points to secure the victory.
This is the 26th matchup against Huston-Tillotson. The Saints lead the series 24-1, with their only loss coming in October of 2018.
Scoring overview against HTU
Set One – OLLU 25 – HTU 22
Set Two – OLLU 25 – HTU 17
Set Three – HTU 25 – OLLU 11
Set Four – OLLU 25 – HTU 22
Bailei Hubbard (JR/Helotes, Texas) led the team with 13 kills and 22 total attacks for a hitting percentage of .364. She leads the team with 95 kills this season.
In the first set, OLLU recorded 12 kills and five errors on 31 total attacks for a hitting percentage of .226.
The Saints had 13 kills in the second set and three errors on 30 total attacks for a hitting percentage of .333.
In the third set, OLLU had eight kills and three errors on 32 total attacks for a hitting percentage of .156.
The Saints had 10 kills in the fourth set and six errors on 21 total attacks for a hitting percentage of .190.
On the offense
Overall, the Saints had 43 kills for a hitting percentage of .228. Huston-Tillotson had 44 kills for a hitting percentage of .198.
Leading the way for the Saints was Hubbard with 13 kills.
HTU's Tiara Thompson led the team with 13 kills, and Briana Domino followed with 12 kills.
HTU was picked to win the Red River Athletic Conference in volleyball this season. With the win tonight, the Saints move to 25-1 against the Rams all-time. OLLU limited the Rams to a .198 hitting percentage.
OLLU had a total of 42 digs, led by Alyssa Marquez (SO/Albuquerque, N.M.) with 13. HTU had a total of 49 digs, led by Thompson, who had 11.
Serving it up
The Saints had six service aces, including two from Kalani Ketchens (JR/San Antonio, Texas). The Rams tallied six service aces, as well.
The Saints travel to Dallas to take on Paul Quinn College on Saturday, Sept. 14. The match is slated to start at 1 p.m.