Pacific men's volleyball: Pacific Continues Home Stand With Another 3-0 Win Over Quincy
Game scores for the match were: 30-23, 30-17, 30-27.
In the beginning of the first game, the score went back and forth. Tied 12-12, sophomore Florian Gornik (Schwechat, Austria) put it down to register a kill for the Tigers, which was followed by a Quincy error, putting Pacific in front 14-12. Later in the set with the Tigers leading 22-19, a three point run took the score to 25-19. Sophomore Sean Daley (Moorpark, Calif.) and senior Jason Borchin (Roseville, Calif.) each posted a kill during the rally and freshman Patrick Tunnell (Tucson, Calif.) and Daley combined for a block. Freshman Nikola Vukicevic (Belgrade, Serbia) posted two kills for the Tigers at 28-23 to end the game 30-23.
With the score knotted 5-5, Pacific rallied six straight points to an 11-5, including a kill from Vukicevic and Borchin and a block from Vukicevic and freshman Taylor Hughes (Fallbrook, Calif.). At 14-10 the Tigers posted a four point run, with two errors from the Hawks and kills from Daley and senior Mark Bauhs (Danville, Calif.).
Leading 22-14, Pacific scored four consecutive points, including another kill from Vukicevic and an ace from Borchin. At 29-17, a Quincy service error recorded the gamepoint for the Tigers as they took the game 30-17. In the second game Pacific committed only attack error, hitting .615, compared to .129 by the Hawks.
The Tigers were led by Gornik, who racked a match-high of 15 kills. Daley posted 11 kills and Bauhs had 11 digs.
Joseph Sokol led Quincy with 11 kills.
Pacific will back in action against UC Irvine for a 7:00pm start on Friday, February 12 at the Alex G. Spanos Center.