Sep 7, 2013
Tournament host Kansas State remained perfect on the season (6-0) with a 3-0 (25-11, 25-20 and 25-15) sweep of Siena Saturday on the final day of play in the K-State Invitational. Siena junior captain Rachel Stoklosa was named to the All-Tournament Team.
Stoklosa led all players with 10 kills in the match.
Kansas State used a 12-2 run to take a big lead in the first set and closed the set on a 6-0 run to post a convincing 25-11 win. Siena hung very tough in the second set, before giving way late in a 25-20 loss, and the Wildcats began the third set with a 10-1 run and never looked back to clinch the match 25-15.
All-American candidate Kaitlynn Pelger killed eight of her 18 attacks with just one error to lead Kansas State.
Siena has lost five straight 3-0 decisions after winnings its season-opener. The team returns to action Thursday and Friday at the Texas A&M Tournament where they face the host Aggies, Florida State and Michigan.