Gryphon volleyball women downed by York

GUELPH – The Guelph Gryphons suffered a 3-1 loss to the York Lions in OUA women’s volleyball play Friday night at the Guelph Gryphons Athletics Centre.

The Gryphs took the first set 25-18 before York came back with three consecutive set wins – 25-22, 25-23 and 25-18 – to take the match.

Michaela Hellinga had 17 kills and two blocks for the Gryphs while Lisa Wedel had nine kills and Noa Pijil had eight kills and four blocks. Alex Curran had 42 assists and two aces while Tara Tanasijevic had 29 digs.

Aleksandra Steins had 13 kills and three blocks for York while Cadence Currie had 11 kills, Sarah Williams had 10 kills and 13 digs and Kayla Clennon had 10 kills, two aces and three blocks. Chiara Da Silva had 36 assists and two aces and Tyneille Swaby had 19 digs.

The Gryphs have lost both matches they’ve played while York has won both matches it played.

The Gryphs are to host the Western Mustangs (2-0) Nov. 10 at 1 p.m.

 

Lions 3 Gryphons 1
Guelph 25-18
York 25-22
York 25-23
York 25-18
TEAM STATS
Kills: Guelph 52, York 49
Errors: Guelph 28; York 24
Percentage: Guelph .143; York .156
INDIVIDUALS
Kills: Guelph — Michaela Hellinga 17, Lisa Wedel 9, Noa Pijil 8, Hazel Atkins 5, Sophia Herrera 4, Jessica Chung 3, Alex Curran 3, Sasha Meshcherekova 2, Ally Proulx 1; York — Aleksandra Steins 13, Cadence Currie 11, Sarah Williams 10, Kayla Clennon 10, Celeste Witzell 4, Tyneille Swaby 1.
Assists: Guelph — Alex Curran 42, Tara Tanasijevic 2, Hazel Atkins 1, Sophia Herrera 1, Noa Pijil 1, Lisa Wedel 1; Assists : York — Chiara Da Silva 36, Tyneille Swaby 2, Aleksandra Steins 1, Sarah Williams 1, Celeste Witzell 1.
Aces: Guelph — Alex Curran 2, Jessica Chung 1, Michaela Hellinga 1, Sasha Meshcherekova 1; York — Chiara Da Silva 2, Kayla Clennon 2, Sarah Williams 1, Nicole Thompson 1.
Digs: Guelph — Tara Tanasijevic 29, Alex Curran 9, Hazel Atkins 8, Michaela Hellinga 8, Sophia Herrera 5, Jessica Chung 3, McKenna Deering 3, Noa Pijil 2, Laura Duncan 1, Lisa Wedel 1; York — Tyneille Swaby 19, Sarah Williams 13, Chiara Da Silva 11, Cadence Currie 10, Kayla Clennon 9, Aleksandra Steins 3, Nicole Thompson 1.
Blocks: Guelph — Noa Pijil 4, Michaela Hellinga 2, Alex Curran 1, Lisa Wedel 1; York — Aleksandra Steins 3, Kayla Clennon 3, Celeste Witzell 2, Olivia Kim 1.
Points: Guelph — Michaela Hellinga 20, Noa Pijil 11.5, Lisa Wedel 9.5, Alex Curran 6, Hazel Atkins 5, Jessica Chung 4, Sophia Herrera 4, Sasha Meshcherekova 3, Ally Proulx 1; York — Aleksandra Steins 16, Kayla Clennon 15, Cadence Currie 11, Sarah Williams 11, Celeste Witzell 6, Chiara Da Silva 2, Olivia Kim 1, Nicole Thompson 1, Tyneille Swaby 1.
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