No. 2 Tampa remains perfect
Selkridge and Reschke lead the way in Spartan victory
TAMPA, Fla. -- No. 2 Tampa coasted to a three-set victory against Rollins. The Spartans stand at a perfect 14-0 with a 6-0 record in the Sunshine State Conference while the Tars fall to 9-7 with a 2-2 record in conference matchups.
Tampa paced the three-set victory with a .433 hitting percentage while limiting the Tars to a .148 clip. Middle hitter Danielle Selkridge led Tampa in kills and attack percentage with 11 and .588 respectively. Outside hitter Holly Reschke hit an errorless 9-for-16 as fellow outside Eva Dupay also grounded nine balls.
Senior Eva Dupay led all Spartans with 16 digs and libero Julie Howlett had 14. Reschke and Selkridge tallied three blocks each as Tampa totaled nine on the match to round out the Spartan defense.
In the first frame, Selkridge swatted five kills while junior Jessica Yingling picked up four. Reschke, Dupay and freshman middle blocker Meagan Burke each tallied three kills in the opening set in which Tampa went on to win 25-19.
The Spartans paced the second set attack off of a .536 hitting percentage, committing no errors in the frame, a 25-13 win.
The final set was won by a 25-16 margin as Tampa finished the three-set win. Freshman setter Kahley Patrick totaled 37 assists in the victory.