March 4, 2010

Men's Volleyball Sweeps Johnson & Wales, 3-0

March 3, 2010

Final Stats

FAIRFIELD, CT - The Sacred Heart men's volleyball team won its tenth match of the season Wednesday night, blanking Division III Johnson & Wales University 3-0 (30-6, 30-17, 30-21) in a non-conference match in the Pitt Center.

After running through the first set 30-6 and notching 19 kills without an attack error, the Pioneers went to the bench for the final two sets. Head coach Rob Machan used 14 different players in the win over the 5-12 Wildcats from Rhode Island.

Junior Jon Mercado (Corona, NY) led the SHU attack with eight kills. Freshman Garrett Minyard (Smithtown, NY) had a career-high six finishers.

SHU, now 10-7, will play in a tri-match at SUNY-New Paltz on Saturday against the host school and Philadelphia Biblical starting at 1:00.