UNION, N.J. (3/2/19) – The #5 Kean University men's volleyball team extended their winning streak to six matches with straight sets sweeps over Randolph-Macon College and Lehman College on Saturday afternoon.
Kean 3, Randolph-Macon 0 (25-16, 25-19, 25-11)
The Cougars (15-3, 6-0 CVC) extended their conference regular season match winning streak to 18 matches, dating back to last season, with a straight sets sweep over first year program in Randolph-Macon. Dylan Flor posted a match-high eight kills, while Ian Capp finished with six kills, 16 assists, five aces and four digs.
Kean hit .420 for the match, while committing just nine attacking errors. The Cougars hitting percentage never dipped below .330 and topped out at .550 in the final set. The Yellow Jackets (7-8, 3-3 CVC) posted a .016 hitting percentage and committed 18 errors for the match.
Jay Bynum totaled five kills and recorded a .625 hitting percentage, while Adam Casper added four kills and posted a .600 hitting percentage. Zach Gerken handed out 12 assists, while Jonathan Meyer collected nine digs, a kill and an assist.
Kean 3, Lehman 0 (25-10, 25-23, 25-13)
Seth Russell tallied a match-high 11 kills and a .444 hitting percentage, while Maxim Kostin added six kills, four aces and a .455 hitting percentage as Kean (16-3) swept Lehman (3-9) in straight sets
Duncan Beilke added four kills and 10 assists, while Meyer, Zach Noll, and Casper all tallied two kills apiece. The Cougars totaled 17 aces and 6.5 blocks in route to their 11th sweep of the season and the fourth in the last four matches. Maxwell Thompson and Russell each added three aces.
Head Coach Charlie Ginex and the Cougars will return to action on Wednesday, Mar. 6th, hosting the nationally-ranked Chargers of Lancaster Bible College at 6:00 p.m.