Polk Comes Alive, Blocks College of Central Florida to Rally for 3-2 Win

Polk Comes Alive, Blocks College of Central Florida to Rally for 3-2 Win

BRADENTON - DiannMarie Rivera-Romero (San Juan, Puerto Rico) recorded her second career double-double with 19 kills and 15 digs to lead the Eagles to a 3-2 victory (9-25, 25-16, 26-24, 17-25, 15-11) over the Patriots of College of Central Florida. The win gives the Eagles their second win of the tournament.

Freshman Yaritza Santiago (Puerto Rico) also added a double-double of her own, contributing 16 assists and 13 digs.

Rachel Aguilar (Caracas, Venezuela) had six kills, 10 digs and 40 assists for the Eagles. Freshmen Ileanuska Maldonado (Puerto Rico) posted 23 digs and Kahoriz Feliz Florian (Dominican Republic) blasted six kills, seven digs and four blocks.

The Eagles will wrap up play at the State College of Florida Tournament Saturday evening, when they meet Iowa Western Community College at 4:00 p.m. 

Sep 26
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
College of Central Florida
Winter Haven, Fla.
Sep 30
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
at Florida State College at Jacksonville
Gainesville, Fla.
Sep 30
Women's Volleyball 4:00 PM
at Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Fla.
Oct 03
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Daytona State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 05
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 10
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Lake-Sumter State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Oct 12
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
at College of Central Florida
Ocala, Fla.
CONF ALL
Polk State 7-1 25-12
St. Petersburg 6-2 13-14
Hillsborough 5-3 21-18
State College of Florida 2-6 12-17
South Florida 0-8 7-30

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