Kenosha, Wis. – Sophomore middle blocker Sam Kull (Darien, Ill./Downers Grove South) recorded seven kills and four total blocks (three solos), but the Saint Xavier University men's volleyball team fell to Carthage College (Wis.) Saturday afternoon in non-conference action in Kenosha, Wis. The Cougars (1-10 overall) dropped the match in three straight sets by scores of 25-14, 25-21 and 25-13. SXU struggled offensively totaling just 20 team kills in the match, while posting 20 attacking errors as well for a team attack percentage of .000.
Freshman outside hitter Sean Barry (Wilmette, Ill./Loyola Academy) had six kills for the Cougars, while freshman setter Moises Lopez (Oak Lawn, Ill./Oak Lawn Community) tallied 19 assists. Senior outside hitter Justin Cousin (Oak Park, Ill./Oak Park-River Forest) scooped up a team-best eight digs on the afternoon.
Saint Xavier (1-10 overall/1-3 GLD) plays host to Robert Morris University (Ill.) in a Great Lakes Division showdown on Friday, February 21. The match is scheduled for a 7 p.m. tip-off on Bob Hallberg Court at the Shannon Center in Chicago.