Cobras Contest Crusaders in Mid-Week Matchup

Cobras Contest Crusaders in Mid-Week Matchup

HARTSVILLE, S.C.- The Coker men's volleyball team will play host to Belmont Abbey Tuesday (March 6) night. This is the first of six matches in the homestand for the Cobras.

The Navy and Gold has three members with triple-digit kills: Joao Victor Santos (173), Stephen Porras (133), and Gabriel Castro (128). Aleksa Bijelic leads them with 428 assists, while Gary Baker tops the dig category with 119. There is also a tight grouping at the top of the ace chart; Santos has 21, Porras has 20, Castro has 19, and Parker Oldham has 18. Santos heads up the blocks with 34 total (eight solo, and 26 assists).

As a team, they have totaled 518 kills at 10.57 per set, 501 assists, 94 service aces, 453 digs, and 110 total blocks.

Belmont Abbey will bring in a 6-10 record. They are led offensively by Liam Maxwell with 243 kills and defensively by William Morris with 46 total blocks.

The Navy and Gold's match against the Crusaders is set to begin at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets for the match are $5 for adults, $3 for students and free to all Coker faculty, staff and students. Live stats and video can be found at