Eagles beat St. Pete for ninth straight win

With 11 kills and 10 digs, Zoemy Barreto helped the Eagles win their ninth straight match. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
With 11 kills and 10 digs, Zoemy Barreto helped the Eagles win their ninth straight match. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State won its ninth straight volleyball match tonight 3-0 (25-20, 25-22, 25-20) over St. Petersburg College in St. Petersburg. 

With the victory, the Eagles stayed undefeated and in first place in the Suncoast Conference. 

Zoemy Barreto had 11 kills, 10 digs, two blocks, and an ace. 

Elisabeth Piroli recorded 35 assists, 11 digs, five kills, two blocks, and an ace. 

Yue Wu posted double figures in kills (15) and digs (12). 

Laina Blanton made six blocks, three kills, one dig, and one assist. 

Dayanna Teixeira tallied seven kills, six digs, and five blocks. 

Keisha Santana finished with 13 digs, three assists, an ace, and a kill. 

Suheily Colon added three kills, three digs, and one block. 

Nicole Boots had five digs and an assist. 

The Eagles (19-7, 6-0, No. 1 FCSAA, No. 7 NJCAA) face Hillsborough Community College (No. 3 FCSAA, No. 9 NJCAA) on Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. in Win

Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 1:00 PM
at Eastern Florida State College
Melbourne, Fla.
Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 3:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Melbourne, FL
Melbourne, Fla.
Aug 26
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
at Miami Dade College
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
Aug 26
Women's Volleyball 2:30 PM
at Indian River State College
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
Aug 29
Women's Volleyball 6:00 PM
at Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, Fla.
Sep 01
Women's Volleyball 1:00 PM
Wharton County Junior College
San Jacinto Labor Day Tournament Pasadena, Texas
Sep 01
Women's Volleyball 8:00 PM
vs. Hill College
@ San Jacinto, TX
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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