Wednesday, March 27, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Stetson's No. 3 pair of Katie DiGirolamo and Jordan Dierickx has won five straight matches, including a 4-0 mark last week, and helped the Hatters go 4-0 last week to earn this week's Atlantic Sun Sand Volleyball Pair of the Week honor.
SAND VOLLEYBALL PAIR OF THE WEEK: Katie DiGirolamo, Stetson (Jr. – Bradenton, Fla. – Business Administration) Jordan Dierickx, Stetson (Jr. – Jacksonville, Fla. – Integrative Health Sciences)
• Went a perfect 4-0 on the week
• Helped lead Stetson to a 4-0 mark including the first two regular season conference wins in A-Sun history
• Defeated FGCU's No. 3 pair of Olivia Mesner and Linds Childs 2-0, 2-1 on the road on Friday
• Swept FAU's No. 3 pair 2-0, 2-0 at home on Tuesday
• Began the year at the No. 5 spot but moved up to the No. 3 position
• Won five straight matches overall
• Duo is 9-2 on the season
• Sammie Strausbaugh & Taylor Nyquist, Jacksonville – Strausbaugh & Nyquist had another successful weekend for JU winning both matches in a dual at Florida Gulf Coast. Playing in the No. 1 position, the JU pair won 21-11 & 21-13 in match one and 21-8, 18-21, 15-12 in match two. They have now won seven of their last eight matches overall.