Junior Kevin Mayer posted six kills and two block assists in a road loss to No. 6 Lourdes (Ohio) Friday
Junior Kevin Mayer posted six kills and two block assists in a road loss to No. 6 Lourdes (Ohio) Friday
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Men's Volleyball - Fri, Mar. 17, 2017

Sylvania, Ohio – Junior outside hitter Kevin Mayer (Chicago, Ill./Brother Rice) finished with six kills and a pair of block assists, but it was not enough as the Saint Xavier University men's volleyball team dropped a road match to No. 6 ranked Lourdes University (Ohio) Friday evening at the Ebeid Recreation Center in Sylvania, Ohio.  The Cougars (5-13 overall) struggled offensively falling in three sets by scores of 25-19, 25-12 and 25-9.  SXU managed just 16 team kills in the match and racked up 27 attacking errors for a negative attack percentage of -.124. 

Freshman middle blocker Ben Gabor (Shorewood, Ill./Joliet Catholic) posted three kills, a service ace and three total blocks (one solo).  Freshman setter Aaron Kummer (Chicago, Ill./Marist) added 10 assists, four digs and two blocks (one solo).  Senior outside hitter Sean Barry (Wilmette, Ill./Loyola Academy) and senior libero Brandon McGinnis (Evergreen Park, Ill./Moraine Valley CC/Brother Rice) each scooped up six digs.  Junior middle blocker Thomas Matonis (Hickory Hills, Ill./Stagg) recorded four block assists for the Cougars.

Saint Xavier (5-13 overall/2-5 CCAC) heads to Southfield, Mich., on Saturday, March 18, for a non-conference match against Lawrence Technological University.  The match is scheduled for a 1 p.m. (eastern) start at the Don Ridler Field House.