Stunner Block Party Sweeps Southern Exposure
Stunners 3, Southern Exposure 0
Set #1 – Stunners 25, Southern Exposure 13
Southern Exposure took an early 2-1 lead on an ace and Stunner net call. Stunners rallied back to tie the score to 3-3. A MB block point, kill, another MB block point gave Stunners a 7-3 lead. SE OH block point cut the lead to 7-4. At 8-6 Stunners score on MB block point, setter dump, another MB block point, a OH block point, OH dump kill and took a commanding 13-6 lead. A Southern Exposure double by the setter, Stunner OH tip kill added to the Stunner lead of 16-7. At 17-8 Stunners continued another run with an OPP kill, Southern Exposure lift, OH kill to extend their lead to 19-8. At 23-13 Stunners scored with a MB block point to 24-13 and finished the set with another MB block point.
Stunners – 1 Ace, 8 Kills, 7 Block Points, 9 Opponent Errors; 67% Reception and 67% Hitting.
Southern Exposure – 1 Ace, 8 Kills, 1 Block Point, 3 Opponent Errors; 100% Reception and 33% Hitting.
Set #2 Stunners 25, Southern Exposure 14
Service errors continued to plague Southern Exposure as it did in the first set. Meanwhile Stunners started where they left off and began the set with tough serves, aces and a block to open a huge 8-1 lead. Southern Exposure earns back a point on from a Stunner error to cut the deficit to 9-3. Stunners earn a point back with a MB kill to 11-3.
A Southern Exposure mini run that included a OH kill cuts the lead to six at 13-7. But Stunners counter again with a run of their own from two OH kills; and Southern Exposure hitting error back to an eight point lead 16-7. Southern Exposure calls a timeout. After timeout Stunners add another point from a Southern Exposure double error to 17-7. Both teams trade points during a side-out run to 19-19. Stunners add another point to their lead from a Southern Exposure net to 21-9. Souther Exposure cuts the Stunner lead by one with a dump kill. Both teams sided-out to 24-14. Stunners won the set on an OH kill.
Stunners – 3 Ace, 11 Kills, 1 Block Points, 10 Opponent Errors; 90% Reception and 55% Hitting.
Southern Exposure – 6 Kills, 1 Block Point, 7 Opponent Errors; 65% Reception and 30% Hitting.
Set #3 Stunners , Southern Exposure
Southern Exposure started the set off with their first real lead of the match at 3-2. A Southern Exposure net call tied the score to 3-3. During both teams side-out run Southern Exposure improved their play with good passing, clean kills and served their second ace of the match to keep the score close at 7-7. Stunners started another run that began with a setter dump followed by a MB block point, OH kill and OH dump to an 11-7 lead. Southern Exposure called a timeout. Stunners continued their run with a OH roll kill, OH block point to 13-7. Southern Exposure stopped the hemorrhaging with an OH kill to 13-8. After a couple of side-outs Southern Exposure’s ace cut the lead to 14-11. Stunners added to their lead with a OH touch kill to 20-14. After a Stunner MB block point at 21-15 Southern Exposure called a time out. At 23-16 Stunners served up an ace to set up match point. After Southern Exposure sided-out on a Stunners’ double error, an OH kill won the match for the Stunners.
Stunners – 2 Ace, 9 Kills, 4 Block Points, 10 Opponent Errors; 75% Reception and 53% Hitting.
Southern Exposure – 2 Aces, 7 Kills, 1 Block Point, 7 Opponent Errors; 94% Reception and 29% Hitting.