QUINCY, Mass.- The Eastern Nazarene College men's volleyball team clinched a 3-0 non-conference victory over Dean College Saturday evening at the Lahue Physical Education Center.
The Lions improve to 3-1 on the season while the Bulldogs drop to 0-3 overall with the result.
Kenny Sorensen (Quincy, Mass.) led the hosts with 12 kills, nine digs, three aces, and a pair of assists. Derek Fowler (Williamstown, N.J.) finished with 11 kills while James Garofalo (Commack, N.Y.) posted a career-high five kills. Matthew Tyree (Lansdale, Pa.) dished out 31 assists and added five digs and four aces on the night.
Eastern Nazarene captured a 25-15 win in the opening set to seize a 1-0 lead in the match.
After a back-and-forth start to the second frame, the Lions carved out a 14-9 advantage. The home side doubled its lead to 2-0 with a 25-19 decision in the second game.
Eastern Nazarene prevailed 25-11 in the third set to lock up its second consecutive victory.
Up next, Eastern Nazarene returns to action February 11 to host four-time defending NECC Champion Endicott.
Dean travels to Lesley on Monday night for an 8:00 start.
Courtest of Eastern Nazarene Athletics