Falcon Volleyball Grabs 10th Win in 3-0 Sweep Over Methodist
Fayetteville, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2019) – The Pfeiffer University volleyball team swept home-standing Methodist University 3-0 (28-26, 25-14, 25-23) in a USA South match on Tuesday night at the Riddle Center in Fayetteville, N.C.
Pfeiffer sophomore Alonna Clouse (Harrisburg, N.C.) and freshman Reagan Wyatt (Stoneville, N.C.) led the way, finishing with 12 and 10 kills, respectively. Wyatt had a spectacular offensive outing, hitting for a whopping .600 percentage on 15 total attempts.
Sophomore setter Angelina Fardella (Harrisburg, N.C.) continued her solid play by supplying 33 assists to go along with a team-best three aces in the win. She also added nine digs and had a block assist.
Defensively, Wyatt managed two solo blocks and one assisted block for Pfeiffer. Clouse added 10 digs to finish with the double-double. Emma Gray Beacham (Laurinburg, N.C.) had a great match defensively as well, finishing with a team-high 23 digs on the night.
Also contributing offensively were senior Bri Weber (Jesup, Iowa) and freshman Mattie Burris (Misenheimer, N.C.), as they combined for 15 combined kills, with Weber going for eight and Burris contributing seven.
The win improves the Falcons to 10-4 overall and 1-2 in USA South play. Methodist drops to 2-10 overall and 1-3 in league action.
The 10 wins for the Falcons marks the most wins in a single-season since 2011, when the Falcons finished 10-15 overall.
In addition, the 10-4 start is the best since the 2008 season, when Pfeiffer started 12-2. That season, Pfeiffer finished a program-best 27-6.
October 14, 2019 Reagan Wyatt Tabbed USA South Volleyball Rookie of the Week
October 12, 2019 Pfeiffer Splits Matches in USA South Tri-Match at Mary Baldwin
October 11, 2019 Randolph Downs Pfeiffer Volleyball, 3-1
October 8, 2019 Wyatt Leads Falcons to 3-0 Sweep of Salem
October 5, 2019 Pfeiffer Volleyball Falls Twice at USA South Tri-Match
October 1, 2019 Volleyball Grabs 10th Win in 3-0 Sweep Over Methodist
September 28, 2019 Falcon Volleyball Falls Twice in Home USA South Tri-Match
September 27, 2019 Falcon Volleyball Earns 3-2 Home Win Over Johnson & Wales
September 17, 2019 Pfeiffer Volleyball Downs Division II Shaw in Five Sets
September 14, 2019 Volleyball Improves to 7-2 With Pair of Home Wins
September 12, 2019 Volleyball Falls to Piedmont International in Five-Set Nail Biter
September 9, 2019 Alonna Clouse Named USA South Volleyball Player of the Week
September 7, 2019 Volleyball Sweeps a Pair of Road Matches
September 4, 2019 Volleyball Drops 3-0 Decision at Guilford
August 31, 2019 Pfeiffer Volleyball Downs Ferrum and Truett-McConnell
August 30, 2019 Volleyball Gets 3-2 Win Over N.C. Wesleyan in Season Opener
August 22, 2019 Pfeiffer Volleyball Picked Eighth in Preseason USA South Poll