Newbury Falls to Salem State at Suffolk Tri-Match

Newbury Falls to Salem State at Suffolk Tri-Match

BOSTON – The Salem State women's volleyball team defeated Newbury, 3-0, inside Regan Gymnasium Saturday morning. The Vikings took the non-conference match by set scores 25-10, 25-17 and 25-16.

THE BASICS
SCORE: Salem State 3, Newbury 0
RECORDS Salem State (5-4) | Newbury (1-11) 

HOW IT HAPPENED
It was all Salem State from the start,  as the Vikings rolled in the first, 25-10, secured the second, 25-17, and locked up the match thanks to a 25-16 third frame win. 

SET 1 RECAP (25-10, Salem State)

  • Salem jumped out to an early 4-1 lead before Newbury tied it up at 6-6.
  • The Nighthawks could not break up the Vikings run as the visitors rolled to a 25-10 victory. 

SET 2 RECAP (25-17, Salem State)

  • Salem bolted out to an early 10-2 lead before a Newbury timeout. 
  • Newbury would close the gap to within five but could not overcome the Vikings, dropping the set 25-17.

SET 3 RECAP (25-16, Salem State)

  • Newbury cut Salem Sates lead to 6-4 after a Marlen Reynoso kill.
  • The Vikings rallied a 6-1 run to grab a 12-5 advantage.
  • Newbury couldn't make up ground as Salem State locked up the set, 25-16. 

COMING UP
Newbury travels to Norwich University on Wednesday, September 20th for a 7:00 P.M. first serve.