#4 Men’s Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to 14 with Victories over MSOE and Concordia (Wis.)

MEQUON, Wis. (3/13/18)- Nick Buseski totaled 18 kills over two matches as the #4 Kean University Men's Volleyball team extended its match winning streak to 14 games with victories over the Milwaukee School of Engineering and Concordia University of Wisconsin on Tuesday.

Kean 3, Milwaukee Engineering 1 (25-16, 25-21, 18-25, 25-19)

Three starters tallied double-digit kills, including Dylan Flor collecting a double-double with 11 kills and 13 digs, as the Cougars improved to 19-2 overall with the 3-1 victory. Buseski totaled 11 kills, while Steven Zarzycki added 10.

Ian Capp added a double-double of his own with 38 assists and 15 digs. Kean took the first two sets, but MSOE made a late run to steal the third set. The Cougars rebounded in the fourth set with Kean scoring the final three points, including a kill by Buseski and a service ace from Capp.

Kean 3, Concordia (Wis.) 0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-15)

Kean collected their 20th win and improved their winning streak to 14 matches with a straight-set sweep of winless Concordia University. Kamil Garbowski totaled a match-high nine kills, while Nico Mercadante and Jacob Milnazik each totaled eight kills apiece.  

Zach Gerken totaled 20 assists, while Steve Schrank finished with 11 digs. The Cougars posted above a .300 hitting percentage for the match, while holding the Falcons to below a .150 hitting percentage.

Buseski added seven kills and totaled a .462 hitting percentage in the sweep.

Kean started the afternoon being ranked #5 in the AVCA Poll and moved up to #4 when the latest poll was released midway through the Cougars first match of the day.

Head Coach Charlie Ginex and the Cougars will return to action tomorrow, Wed. Mar. 14th, in Fond du Luc, Wis. against the Sabres of Marian University at 5:00 p.m.