HIGHLAND HILLS, Ohio – The No. 3 Columbus State Community College volleyball team swept past Cuyahoga 25-17, 25-13, 25-14 for its 13th sweep of the season on Wednesday evening.
The Cougars (16-2, 9-1 OCCAC) hit .268 while racking up its second-highest number of aces this year with 16.
It was truly a group effort for the offense. Edan Jones and Bobby Diamond each registered seven kills while Tanya Yeauger added six kills on a team-high .385 hitting. Georgia Payne contributed five kills and Whitney Staggs chipped in four kills. Payne and Audrey Jenkins combined for 29 of Columbus State's 31 assists.
Jones recorded a career-high seven aces while Jenkins and Yeauger chipped in three and two respectively.
Columbus State will face off with OU-Chillicothe again Friday at home. First serve is set for 6 p.m. The Cougars defeated them 3-1 on Fri, Sep. 7.
-Jones' 7 aces is the highest single-game accumulation since Jamie Swatzel's 10 aces on Sep. 19, 2013 vs. OSU-Marion.
- While No. 2 in conference standings, Columbus State leads the OCCAC in kills per set (11.68), service aces per set (2.94), and assists per set (11.15).