Immediate Release –Sports
September 9th, 2015
Sinclair Volleyball tops over Clark State Community College
Dayton, OH – The Sinclair (1-2/5-5) Volleyball team earned its second home win of the 2015-16 season tonight with a 3-0 victory over visiting Clark State CC (0-4/0-0).
The Tartans took over the first match right from the start 3-0 with Meg Reineke (FR-Outside Hitter/New Knoxville H.S.) throwing down 3 kills to take the game for the win. Clark State struggled to keep up with our aggressive attacks at the net and gave the Tartans some easy points to score off of. The Tartans went on the win the first match 25-12.
Clark State was able to get some confidence back while keeping within distance of the Tartans in the second match. Sinclair couldn’t break the lead any more than 4 until Alexandra Petri (SO-Outside Hitter/Springboro H.S.) gave the Eagles an attack they couldn’t bring back. Sinclair went on to win the match 25-20.
Both teams played even throughout the third game until Meg Reineke had 3 kills to put Sinclair up 23-17. From that point, the Tartans took control and finished strong to win their second home game of the season.
Clark State CC (0-0/0-4) 12 20 20
Sinclair (1-2/5-5) 25 25 25
Freshman Meg Rieneke played well as she had 14 Kills and 12 Digs to lead Sinclair. Sophomores Alexandra Petri had 18 Digs and 11 kills .Melissa Mireles (SO-Setter/Valley View H.S.) handed out 24 Assists in the second home win of the year.
Sinclair will travel to Lakeland CC and take on Oakland Community College on Friday September 11th at 2:00 PM and St. Clair County Community College Saturday September 12th at 6:00 PM.
All home games are played in Building 8 on the downtown Dayton campus.