Eagles take two on the road

In two wins, Nicky Pio totaled 49 assists, along with 14 digs, eight kills, five blocks, and three aces. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
In two wins, Nicky Pio totaled 49 assists, along with 14 digs, eight kills, five blocks, and three aces. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

The Polk State Eagles won a pair of non-conference volleyball matches today in Gainesville, Fla., extending their winning streak to seven. 

In the opening match the Eagles defeated Florida State College at Jacksonville 3-1 (25-23, 16-25, 27-25, 25-19). 

Kathya Garcia served four aces and made 15 kills, 11 digs, and a block. 

Nicky Pio recorded 38 assists, five digs, five kills, two blocks, and a pair of aces. 

Anilise Fitzi had 11 kills, four blocks, and a dig. 

Chiara Bosetti finished with 11 digs, three kills, and three blocks. 

Diani Carranza made 13 digs and two assists. 

Veronika Nemcova added eight kills and two digs. 

Alexa Barral tallied four kills and three blocks. 

Aurora Alderman contributed six digs and an ace. 

Weiying Wu had a kill, a block, and a dig. 

In the second contest, Polk State blanked Santa Fe 3-0 (15-23, 25-23, 25-20). 

Pio dished out 31 assists and had nine digs, three kills, three blocks, and a pair of aces. 

Carranza made 23 digs, an assist, and an ace. 

Wu totaled 10 kills and seven digs. 

Veronika Nemcova added eight kills and eight digs. 

Barral contributed 11 kills and a block. 

Kaylee Gartino finished with four blocks and three kills. 

Dominika Nemcova recorded five digs, two blocks, and three aces. 

Alderman added five digs and an ace. 

The Eagles (9-2, 3-0, No. 5 FCSAA, No. 19 NJCAA) return to conference play Tuesday against Daytona State at 7 p.m. in Winter Haven.

Oct 21
Women's Volleyball 2:30 PM
at Miami Dade College
Bradenton, Fla.
Oct 21
Women's Volleyball 5:00 PM
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, Fla.
Nov 03
Women's Volleyball TBA
vs. TBA
@ Bradenton, Fla.
State Tournament Bradenton, Fla.
Nov 04
Women's Volleyball TBA
vs. TBA
@ Bradenton, Fla.
State Tournament Bradenton, Fla.
Nov 05
Women's Volleyball TBA
vs. TBA
@ Bradenton, Fla.
State Tournament Bradenton, Fla.

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