Flor Collects 23 Kills as #6 Men’s Volleyball Rolls Past Thiel and Lehman

UNION, N.J. (3/3/18)-Dylan Flor totaled 23 kills over two matches as the #6 Kean University Men's Volleyball team extended its winning streak to 11 matches with a 3-0 defeat of Thiel College and a 3-1 victory over Lehman College on Saturday afternoon.

Kean 3, Thiel 0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-23)

Ian Capp totaled 26 assists and Flor tallied nine kills as the Cougars took sole possession of first place in the CVC East division.

Nick Buseski totaled seven and Jared Warner collected six kills as Kean dominated the first two sets, before squeezing out the 25-23 victory in the third and final set. After back-to-back errors, the Cougars were able to get an attack error from Paterson and a kill from Jay Bynum to secure the sweep.

Kean improved to 16-2 overall and 5-1 in the CVC, while Thiel falls to 8-10 overall, 3-6 in the CVC.

Kean 3, Lehman 1 (25-16, 25-14, 21-25,25-9)

Flor totaled 14 kills and Capp handed out 28 assists as the Cougars kept their winning streak in tract into March.

After capturing the first two sets, Lehman was able to steal the third with three late unanswered kills. Kean answered by dispatching the Lightning to a .000 attacking percentage in the 25-9 set victory.  

Steve Schrank and Nick Breslin each tallied eight digs, while Zach Gerken notched five aces.

Head Coach Charlie Ginex and the Cougars will return to action tomorrow, Sunday, Mar. 4th, hosting the Eagles of Juniata College at 12:00 p.m.