Saint Louis Advances to A-10 Semifinals With a 3-0 Win Against George Mason
RICHMOND, Va. —Fifth-seeded Saint Louis defeated No. 4 George Mason, 3-0 (26-24, 25-23, 25-22) in the Atlantic 10 Conference Volleyball Championship quarterfinals Friday afternoon at the Stuart C. Siegel Center.
The Billikens (8-19) advance to the semifinals, where they will face top-seeded VCU on Saturday at 2:00 pm ET. Saturday’s semifinals will be available on ESPN+.
Saint Louis’ Maya Taylor led the way with 16 kills for the Billikens and Kennedy Cordia recorded 39 assists. Saint Louis is the third consecutive No. 5 seed to win in the A-10 Volleyball Championship quarterfinals.
Trailing 24-22 in the first set, Taylor responded with back-to-back kills followed by an ace to grab the lead before a George Mason attack error finished the first set. The Billikens went on to win both the second and third sets to close out the victory.
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