Beaver Defeats Hazelton in PSUAC match

Brooke kills the ball.
Brooke kills the ball.

Monaca, PA -- Beaver beats Hazelton to advance 7-2 in the PSUAC.

The Penn State Beaver Lady Lions defeated Penn State Hazelton 3-0 Saturday, winning their second of two conference matches Saturday.

The match started off with a quick first set, with Beaver cruising past Hazelton 25-11. Senior Jenna Petrucci had 4 kills and 2 attempts in the set.

In the second set, Hazelton was able to show some offense, but it was not enough to overcome Beaver's speedy defense. Beaver won the set 25-14, with 9 kills and 21 takeaways in the process.

The third and final set showed Beaver continuing to sweep Hazelton in a quick fashion, winning the set 25-10 and the match 3-0. Senior Jenna Petrucci had an impressive 3 kills and 9 attempts, while sophomore Amanda Mike also shined with 3 kills and 4 attempts.

This match was the second of 2 conference matches for Beaver on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Beaver defeated Lehigh Valley 3-0.

The team will go on the road Wednesday to face off against Penn State Du Bois.