Mocs Fall to Jacksonville at Saint Leo Invitational

Mocs Fall to Jacksonville at Saint Leo Invitational

SAINT LEO, FL - Florida Southern College beach volleyball dropped its first match of the 2018 Saint Leo Invitational, 5-0, to Jacksonville University on Friday afternoon at the Saint Leo Beach Volleyball Courts. The Moccasins (2-10) fell in straight sets at each position as the Dolphins (1-7) snagged their first win of the year.

Florida Southern's best performances came at the No. 1 and No. 2 spots, where the top duo of Sydney Marshall/Makena Wilson took the first set to extra points before falling by a 25-23, 21-14 score. The No. 2 pairing of Lauren Kenny/Allie Geary lost by a score of 24-22, 21-10.

The Mocs wrap up the weekend with three matches on Saturday against Saint Leo (10:40 a.m.), Eckerd (12:40 p.m.) and No. 13 Florida International (2:40 p.m.). Florida Southern is home on March 27 to wrap up its inaugural home slate against Lincoln Memorial (12 p.m.) and Tampa (4 p.m.).

Jacksonville 5, Florida Southern 0
Mar 23, 2018 at Saint Leo, Fla.

Doubles competition
1. Mackenzie Swan/Savannah Siegrist (JU) def. Sydney Marshall/Makena Wilson (FSC) 25-23, 21-14
2. Morgan Dees/Katie Krawczyk (JU) def. Lauren Kenny/Allie Geary (FSC) 24-22, 21-10
3. Lauren Petersen/Mallory Mattingly (JU) def. Courtney Charneco/Kayla Trefren (FSC) 21-18, 21-12
4. Hannah Marchand/Shaylee Befus (JU) def. Katie Lowe/Kaitlin Umberhandt (FSC) 21-8, 21-14
5. Shelby Babowicz/Bethany Salapek (JU) def. Katie Bergeron/Morgan Cleary (FSC) 21-11, 21-13


Match Notes
Florida Southern 2-10
Jacksonville 1-7
Order of Finish: Doubles (4,5,3,2,1)
T-1:00 A-109