October 25, 2017
Gainesville, FL – The Santa Fe Saints (11-14) dropped the first set of their Panhandle Conference play-in game to Pensacola State College on Wednesday night in Gainesville, but bounced back in a big way to win the next three sets to secure a victory and a spot at the FCSAA Tournament.
Maggie Mathews was a force for the Saints off the bench, recording a team high 12 kills in three sets played.
After losing the first set 25-23, SF picked up a big set two win 25-21 to even the score back up at 1-1. The third set was all Santa Fe as they built up as much as an 11 point lead before closing out a 25-18 win.
Needing a fourth set win to clinch their ticket to the FCSAA Tournament, the Saints came up big, securing a 25-20 win.
The Saints will play a tournament warm up game on Saturday, October 28 against Miami Dade College in Daytona at 12 noon. Their first tournament game will be on November 3 at 1:00 p.m. against College of Central Florida
The entire tournament can be seen live on the FCSAA Sports YouTube Channel.
For complete schedules, stats, and more information please visit www.santafesaints.com.