PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – The Shenandoah University women's volleyball team earned its first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over St. Joseph's (L.I.) Saturday afternoon.
Shenandoah (1-1) won at 19 and 14 in the first two sets before St. Joseph's came back for a 25-23 win in the third.
The Hornets clinched the victory thanks to a 27-25 triumph in the fourth. Trailing 25-24 in that final set, Emily Cheatwood had her final kill to knot it at 25-25 before Sabrina Semo and Caylin Harris kills clinched the win.
SU hosts Marymount on Wednesday at 7:30 on Dave and Kathy Dutton Court in the James R. Wilkins, Jr. Athletics & Events Center.
- Match scores: 25-19, 25-14, 23-25, 27-25
- The win over SJU comes in the first-ever volleyball meeting between the two schools
- The Hornets hit .170 in the contest with 48 kills against 22 errors in 153 attempts
- Harris' double-double is her second straight