OCALA - Freshman middle blocker Stephanie Harris (Miami, FL) led Polk State with 15 kills as the Eagles overwhelmed a very good College of Central Florida team, 3-1 (26-24, 26-24, 23-25, 26-16), Wednesday night at the Central Florida Gymnasium.
The Eagles have now moved to 2-0 for the season.
Heading into the game there was a lot of excitement for College of Central Florida. They were coming off a weekend where they went a perfect 4-0 at a tournament in Jacksonville. In addition, this was their inaugural home contest for the volleyball program.
Despite all the excitement surrounding the game, the Eagles came out and displayed a great level of toughness.
Freshman DiannMarie Rivera-Romero (San Juan, Puerto Rico) added 21 kills and sophomore Chloe Boehm (Arcadia, FL) chipped in with 40 assists. Freshman Ileanuska Maldonado (Puerto Rico) provided nine digs and five aces.