Article Image
Sophomore Emily Riese had a double-double on Saturday with 30 assists and 14 digs
Courtesy: -

Green Bay Ends Regular Season with 3-0 Win at Youngstown State

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
         
Release: November 16, 2013
Print RSS

By: Ryan Hartwig (@GBHartwig)

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (GreenBayPhoenix.com)
– The Green Bay volleyball team wrapped up its 2013 regular season on Saturday evening with a 3-0 (28-26, 25-17, 25-21) victory over Youngstown State (15-14, 7-7 HL) at the Beeghly Center.

With a 9-5 Horizon League record (14-13 overall), the Phoenix ends its schedule in a tie  for third place in the conference standings, but will be the No. 4 seed in next weekend’s Horizon League Championship due to Oakland (9-5) owning the tiebreaker. Green Bay and No. 5 YSU will meet again next Friday at 4:30 p.m. CT at the Klotsche Center in Milwaukee (No. 1 seed).

It was senior Leah Van Zeeland (Kaukauna, Wis.) leading the Phoenix on Saturday for the second day in a row, racking up a match-high 11 kills while hitting .333. Freshman Shannon Hurley (Connellsville, Pa.) also reached double digits with 10 kills, five of which came in the exciting 28-26 first-set win.

Sophomore Emily Riese (Fond du Lac, Wis.) had a double-double for the Phoenix, registering 30 assists and 14 digs.

Leading the way for the Penguins was Nichele Johnson, who tied Van Zeeland for the match high with 11 kills, hitting an impressive .450.

Green Bay enters the 2013 Horizon League Championship playing some of its best volleyball of the season, winning six of its last eight matches.

#

For the latest and most up-to-date information on Green Bay Athletics and Green Bay Volleyball, please visit GreenBayPhoenix.com.

Follow us on Twitter: @GBPhoenix @GBPhoenixVB and @GBHartwig

Like Green Bay Phoenix Athletics and Green Bay Phoenix Volleyball on Facebook.
SCHEDULE
Schedule Sponsor
Saturday , February 20
Women's Tennis 
at Marquette
5:00 PM
Milwaukee, Wis.
 
Friday , March 04
Women's Tennis 
vs. Chicago State
6:30 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , March 05
Women's Tennis 
at Northern Illinois
12:00 PM
Rockford, Ill.
 
Sunday , March 06
Women's Tennis 
at Western Illinois
12:00 PM
Galesburg, Ill.
 
Friday , March 18
Women's Tennis 
at Dayton
12:00 PM
Dayton, Ohio
 
Saturday , March 26
Women's Tennis 
vs. Oakland
2:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Sunday , March 27
Women's Tennis 
vs. Detroit
2:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Friday , April 01
Women's Tennis 
vs. UW-Milwaukee
TBA
Milwaukee, Wis.
 
Saturday , April 09
Women's Tennis 
vs. Valparaiso
3:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Sunday , April 10
Women's Tennis 
vs. UIC
10:00 AM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , April 16
Women's Tennis 
at Youngstown State
TBA
Youngstown, Ohio
 
Sunday , April 17
Women's Tennis 
at Cleveland State
TBA
Cleveland, Ohio
 
Saturday , April 23
Women's Tennis 
at Wright State
12:00 PM
Dayton, Ohio
 
Sunday , April 24
Women's Tennis 
at Northern Kentucky
TBA
Covington, Ky.
 
Friday , April 29
Women's Tennis 
at HL Championships
TBA
Ann Arbor, Mich.
 
ON-DEMAND VIDEO
LAUNCH PLAYER ▸
STAY CONNECTED

EMAIL
SIGN UP

FOLLOW ON
FACEBOOK

Cellcom
Fleet Farm
Menominee
Copp's
Hyatt on Main
S&L Motors
Ticket Star
WMMB
Gallagher's Pizza
AmericInn
Weidner Center
WNFL
Haberdasher Limited
Country Inn Suites
Brett Favre Steakhouse
Bergstrom
FunDeco
Ron's Cheese