April 24, 2012 > Men's Volleyball: Kennedy defeats American
Men's Volleyball: Kennedy defeats American
Submitted By Eric Cruzada
Kennedy beat American in men's volleyball on Tuesday, April 19 in five matches. The first game was very close with a score of 25-21 in favor of Kennedy. The second game also went to Kennedy 25-13. However, during the next couple of games, the tide turned. American won the third game 25-16, as well as the fourth game 25-19. The two schools went into a tie-breaker game, which Kennedy won 15-10, clinching the win.
American player Jalen Ponco finished the game with 17 kills, 3 blocks and 13 digs. Teammate Sagar Singh managed to get 13 kills, two blocks and fellow player Matt Chow had 10 assists and 10 digs. Chris Tang had 15 kills and 18 digs; teammate Henry Capinia earned an incredible 49 digs during the game. Despite the loss, American's record is still a solid 4-3 in the Mission Valley Athletic League and 12-11 overall.