Eagles soar to seventh straight win

Yue Wu and Dayanna Teixeira helped the Eagles beat Santa Fe 3-0. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Yue Wu and Dayanna Teixeira helped the Eagles beat Santa Fe 3-0. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State went to Gainesville today and left with a 3-0 win (25-14, 38-36, 25-22) over Santa Fe (No. 5 FCSAA, No. 10 NJCAA).  

The Eagles (17-7, 4-0, No. 1 FCSAA, No. 8 NJCAA) have won seven in a row. 

Dayanna Teixeira had 11 digs, nine kills, two assists, an ace and a block. 

Yue Wu recorded 15 kills, 11 digs, three blocks, and a pair of aces. 

Laina Blanton made six blocks, two kills, and two digs. 

Zoemy Barreto tallied 17 digs, five kills, two aces, and one block. 

Suheily Colon added four kills, two blocks, two assists, and one dig. 

Elisabeth Piroli had 30 assists, nine digs, two kills, an ace, and a block. 

Keisha Santana finished with 14 digs, two assists, and a kill. 

Nicole Boots made three digs and an ace. 

The Eagles return to action Thursday against South Florida State College at 6 p.m. in Winter Haven. 

8/18/17 5:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
Polk State College
at Florida Southern College
Scrimmage Lakeland, Fla.
8/19/17 TBA
Women's Volleyball
TBA
at Polk State College
8/22/17 7:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
Santa Fe College
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
8/25/17 1:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
Polk State College
at Eastern Florida State College
Titan Field House Melbourne, Fla.
8/25/17 3:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
Polk State College
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Melbourne, Fla.
Melbourne, Fla.
8/26/17 12:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
Polk State College
vs. Miami Dade College
@ Indian River State College
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
8/26/17 2:30 PM
Women's Volleyball
Polk State College
at Indian River State College
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
CONF ALL
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota 2-6 7-13
Hillsborough Community College 7-1 34-6
St. Petersburg College 3-5 12-8
Polk State College 6-2 24-12
South Florida State College 2-6 4-21

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