Gryphon volleyball men get back to winning ways

ST. CATHARINES – The Guelph Gryphons put an end to their two-game losing streak as they gave the Brock Badgers a 3-1 setback in OUA men’s volleyball play Friday night at the Bob Davis Gym.

Guelph dropped the first set 25-15 before rebounding with 25-23, 25-20 and 25-22 wins.

Zarko Ubiparip had 15 kills, two assists, an ace, two digs and a block for the Gryphs while Matt Baxter had 15 kills, an assist, an ace and five digs and Zach Newman had 10 kills, an assist, six digs and two blocks.

Logan House picked up 12 kills, three assists, two aces, seven digs and a block for Brock while Clay Blanchette had 10 kills, an assist, six digs and a block.

With the win, the Gryphs are all alone in fourth in the West Division at 3-2 while Brock is fifth at 2-6.

Next up for the Gryphs is their final league match of 2018 Saturday at 8 p.m. against the McMaster Marauders (5-1) at McMaster’s Burridge Gymnasium in Hamilton.

 

Gryphons 3 Badgers 1
Brock 25 Guelph 15
Guelph 25 Brock 23
Guelph 25 Brock 20
Guelph 25 Brock 22
TEAM STATS
Points: Guelph 61.5, Brock 55
Kills: Guelph 51, Brock 47
Aces: Guelph 4, Brock 3
Blocks: Guelph 11, Brock 8
Assists: Guelph 36, Brock 40
Digs: Guelph 46, Brock 37
INDIVIDUAL STATS
Kills: Guelph — Ubiparip 15, Baxter 15, Newman 10, Paterson 4, Selhi 4, Hissink 2, Bechard 1; Brock — House 12, Blanchette 10, Schnabel 6, Globocki 6, Naqvi 5, Correa 4, Kalef 3, Yeung 1.
Assists: Guelph — Hissink 27, Kissack 3, Dresser 2, Ubiparip 2, Newman 1, Baxter 1; Brock — Correa 34, House 3, Kalef 1, Blanchette 1, Globocki 1.
Aces: Guelph — Hissink 1, Ubiparip 1, Baxter 1, Francis 1; Brock — House 2, Correa 1.
Digs: Guelph — Kissack 13, Hissink 10, Paterson 6, Newman 6, Baxter 5, Selhi 2, Ubiparip 2, Bechard 1, Dresser 1; Brock — Kalef 9, House 7, Blanchette 6, Costa 5, Correa 4, Schnabel 3, Parkinson 2, Globocki 1.
Blocks: Guelph — Paterson 3, Newman 2, Hissink 2, Selhi 2, Ubiparip 1, Wilson 1; Brock — Correa 3, Naqvi 2, House 1, Schnabel 1, Blanchette 1.
Points: Guelph — Ubiparip 17, Baxter 16, Newman 11, Paterson 6, Selhi 5, Hissink 4, Bechard 1, Francis 1, Wilson 0.5; Brock — House 14.5, Blanchette 10.5, Correa 7, Schnabel 7, Naqvi 6, Globocki 6, Kalef 3, Yeung 1.

 

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