Score: Oral Roberts 0 – Denver 3
Records: ORU (6-18, 2-8 SL) – DU (16-6, 8-2 SL)
Location: Hamilton Gymnasium (Denver, Colo.)
DENVER, Colo. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team was unable to slow down a potent Denver attack dropping a three-set match on the road (12-25, 20-25, 13-25) from Hamilton Gymnasium Sunday afternoon.
The Pioneers used an early 7-1 run in the first set against an injury depleted lineup for the Golden Eagles to take a lead and never slowed down.
ORU forced Denver into back-to-back hitting errors in the middle of the second stanza to even the score, 12-12, but could not even the match falling, 25-20. The Pioneers closed out their sixth-straight victory holding off the Golden Eagles in the third.
Inside the Box Score
- CeCe Madison led the ORU offensively totaling nine kills, while Bri Greenlee added four.
- Greenlee recorded a solo block and two block assists and the Golden Eagles also got two block assists from Taylan Nero.
- Sylvia Lawson closed the match with 15 set assists.
- Inka Inkret paced the team with seven digs and Jeslyn Spencer ended with two service aces.
ORU closes its quick road trip swinging through Nebraska to take on Omaha Tuesday night at 7 p.m.
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