Southern volleyball drops a 3-0 set at home to Pittsburg State

Joplin, Mo. -- The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a straight set match today at the hands of visiting Pittsburg State, 3-0. Individual set scores were 22-25, 15-25, 16-25. 

Southern (0-30, 0-18 MIAA) was led by Katie Politte with ten kills and a .214 attack average. Sydney Potts had 13 assists, while Sarah Cunningham had six digs. 

Pittsburg State (17-13, 7-10 MIAA) had two finish with double-figure kills, led by 13 from Crystal Whitten. 

The Lions led for most of the first set, but Pitt tied the set at 20. After the Lions went back up 22-20, Pitt scored five of the final seven points of the set. The Gorillas won the final two sets handilly, with only one lead change in set two and two in set three. 

Southern finishes the season 0-30 and 0-18 in the MIAA.