Austin Peay Lady Govs Volleyball falls in four sets at Southeast Missouri

APSU Sports Information: Austin Peay Volleyball

Austin Peay State University Lady GovsCape Girardeau, MO – Austin Peay State University’s volleyball team dropped a four-set decision (25-16, 22-25, 15-25, 15-25) against Southeast Missouri, Friday night, in Ohio Valley Conference action at Houch Fieldhouse.

Austin Peay (10-20, 8-11 OVC) will enter the regular season’s final day – a 6:00pm, Saturday contest at Murray State – needing a victory and some help if it is to return to the OVC Tournament next weekend.

Junior Nikki Doyle led Austin Peay with 13 kills at Southeast Missouri. Austin Peay Volleyball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)
Junior Nikki Doyle led Austin Peay with 13 kills at Southeast Missouri. Austin Peay Volleyball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

The Lady Govs opened the match with an impressive 25-16 victory, in which they only trailed after the opening point. Austin Peay led most of the second set and held a 19-16 lead.

Southeast Missouri (13-17, 11-8 OVC) slowly reeled the set back into a 19-19 tie before Austin Peay committed back-to-back attack errors to give it a 21-19 lead. The Lady Govs rallied to within one points, 23-22, but the Redhawks got a crucial kill from Paige Dossey and then recorded a block to win the set, 25-22.

Ilyanna HernandezFollowing the break, Southeast Missouri dominated the third and fourth sets. The Redhawks built a 15-7 lead in the third set before winning 25-15. The fourth set was even more in SEMO’s control, the hosts building a 16-4 advantage before winning, 25-15.

“We got out to a good start but we just lost gas as the match progressed,” said Lady Govs head coach Bill Egbert. “The people we needed to play well didn’t have it tonight. No one played a complete match tonight.”

Nikki DoyleJunior Nikki Doyle led all hitters with 13 kills while recording a .211 attack percentage. Senior Ilyanna Hernandez added 11 kills. However, Austin Peay was held to 44 kills and a .071 attack percentage.

Karlee Lursen led Southeast Missouri with 10 kills and eight different Redhawks recorded a kill. Southeast Missouri posted 46 kills and a .154 attack percentage in the win.

The Copies in a Flash Player of the Match was Nikki Doyle.

Box Score

Austin Peay vs Southeast Missouri
(11-11-11 at Cape Girardeau, MO)

  Austin Peay   ATTACK SET SERVE SRV DEF BLOCK GEN  
## Player SP K E TA PCT A SA SE RE DIG BS BA BE BHE Points
1 FIELDS, Cami 4 1 1 7 .000 39 0 0 0 12 0 2 0 0 2.0
4 GRANTHAM, Kayla 4 6 6 25 .000 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 0 7.5
9 DOYLE, Nikki 4 13 5 38 .211 0 2 0 1 7 0 4 0 0 17.0
10 HERNANDEZ, Ilyanna 4 11 8 41 .073 1 0 1 3 9 0 1 0 0 11.5
12 HENDERSON, Lauren 4 7 7 21 .000 1 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 1 9.5
15 PLYBON, Hillary 4 4 5 17 -.059 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 7.0
2 HULL, Calyn 4 2 1 6 .167 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.0
3 ECONOMOS, Paige 4 0 0 0 .000 0 0 1 1 25 0 0 0 0 0.0
14 STOTTS, Jada 4 0 0 0 .000 0 0 1 0 4 0 1 0 0 0.5
  Totals 4 44 33 155 .071 42 2 5 5 63 0 22 1 1 57.0
 
  TOTAL TEAM BLOCKS: 11.0
TEAM ATTACK BY SET
Set K E TA Pct Sideout Pct
1 17 8 38 .237 11-16 68%
2 11 10 51 .020 14-27 51%
3 9 7 33 .061 10-24 41%
4 7 8 33 -.030 9-25 36%
          44-92 47%
SET SCORES 1 2 3 4   TEAM RECORDS
Austin Peay (1) 25 22 15 15   10-20, 8-11 OVC Southeast Missouri (3) 16 25 25 25   13-17, 11-8 OVC
  Southeast Missouri   ATTACK SET SERVE SRV DEF BLOCK GEN  
## Player SP K E TA PCT A SA SE RE DIG BS BA BE BHE Points
1 KALINOSKI, Brittney 4 9 2 28 .250 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 9.5
5 COON, Emily 4 8 6 17 .118 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 12.5
6 SHIVES, Julie 4 3 0 11 .273 34 2 0 0 20 0 1 0 2 5.5
10 DOSSEY, Paige 4 5 1 14 .286 4 0 1 0 7 0 2 0 0 6.0
12 YARBER, Colleen 2 4 4 18 .000 0 0 0 2 5 0 1 0 0 4.5
13 KEEVE, Kelsey 4 6 5 15 .067 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 8.0
2 BAYLIN, Andrea 4 1 1 7 .000 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3.0
3 LOWMAN, Samantha 4 0 0 0 .000 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
4 BECK, Erica 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.5
7 LURSEN, Karlee 4 10 5 33 .152 0 0 2 0 9 0 1 0 0 10.5
11 IDEL, Berkley 4 0 0 0 .000 0 1 1 0 20 0 0 0 0 1.0
  Totals 4 46 24 143 .154 41 5 5 2 66 4 12 1 2 61.0
 
  TOTAL TEAM BLOCKS: 10.0
TEAM ATTACK BY SET
Set K E TA Pct Sideout Pct
1 8 5 36 .083 11-25 43%
2 12 7 44 .114 12-21 57%
3 13 6 29 .241 11-16 68%
4 13 6 34 .206 9-15 60%
          43-77 55%
Site: Cape Girardeau, Mo. (Houck Fieldhouse)
Date: 11-11-11 Attend: 398 Time: 1:43
Referees: Kay Bohnert, Rory Reynolds
Southeast Missouri defeats Austin Peay 3-1…
with the win the Redhawks will qualify for next
weeks OVC Championship Tournament…Julie Shives
went over 2,000 assists in the win.
  1 2 3 4 Total
Tie scores 1 3 2 2 8
Lead changes 1 1 0 1 3