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January 16, 1999

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State (1-2) men’s volleyball team forced a fifth game against Brigham Young (4-0) after trailing 0-2 to the Cougars, but in the end, BYU took the fifth game 15-13 for the win and sweep of the two-matches series. Ossie Antonett and Ingo Lindemann scored a team high 27 kills each and Ryan Millar added 25 in the Cougar win. The Buckeyes rallied around the play of non-starters Greg Lehman who had a career high 33 kills and a career high 31 by Peter Olree.

%^$After holding a 3-2 lead in game one the Buckeyes could not stop the Cougars as they outscored the Buckeyes 13-2 to win 15-5. Brigham Young hit .400 for the game while Ohio State hit .152.

%^$Brigham Young continued to pour it on in game two taking 8-2 and 11-6 leads. The Buckeyes closed to 11-9 but the Cougars kept the lead and a kill by Ingo Lindemann ended the game at 15-11. The Cougars, with only three hitting errors had a .595 hitting percentage to OSU’s .425.

%^$After trailing 1-0 in game three, Ohio State scored five consecutive points and expanded the lead to 7-1. Brigham Young closed to 12-10 on back-to-back errors by the Buckeyes but a kill by Pieter Olree put OSU ahead 13-10. After three sideouts a hitting error by Lindemann set up game point for OSU. The Buckeyes finished the game on a block by Colin McMillan and Angel Aja on a Lindemann attack, winning 15-10. The Buckeyes hit .455 for the game to .316 for the Cougars.

%^$The Buckeyes opened game four going up 6-1. The Cougars closed to 6-5, but two ball handling errors, two blocks by McMilland and Aja and a kill by Olree put Ohio State ahead 11-5. BYU closed to 11-8 on two OSU errors and a kill by Ossie Antonett, but a solo block by Rene’ Esteve and two Cougar errors put OSU at game point (14-9). OSU served seven game points but could not score while Brigham Young closed the score to 14-13 on an OSU error, an ace by Millar and an overpass kill by Hector Lebron. The Cougars tied the match at 14 on a Antonett kill. Ohio State went ahead 15-14 on a BYU error and served three game points before a Lindemann hitting error ended the game for OSU at 16-14.

%^$In the rallying scoring fifth game the squads played even to eight-all. A kill by Greg Lehman and a hitting error by BYU put OSU up 10-8 and forced a Cougar timeout. A Millar kill put the score at 10-9. Lehman countered with a kil to put the lead at 11-9. Lindemann’s kill closed the lead to 11-10 but a Olree kill put OSU ahead 12-10. A kill by Lindeman closed the OSU lead to 12-11 and a block by Mac Wilson and Ossie Antonett on a Jose Pereiora attack tied the match at 12. OSU’s Olree put the Buckeyes up 13-12, but a kill by Antonett tied the game at 13. BYU closed the match with back-to-back blocks by Casey Jennings and Mac Wilson and Wilson and Antonett to win the game 15-13 and the match 3-2. The Cougars hit .294 for the game, but scored four points on blocks, while OSU hit .300.

%^$For the match Brigham Young hit .401 to .365 for the Buckeyes. The Cougars outblocked OSU 17-13 with Mac Wilson having a match high 10 assist blocks. The Buckeyes did edge BYU in digs, 43 to 34 with OSU’s Olree and BYU’s Lindemann recording a match-high 10 each.

%^$Ohio State continues at home next Thursday (Jan. 21) when they open defense of the Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association regular season championship when they host Ball State at 7 p.m.

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%^$ Volleyball Box Score%^$ 1999 Ohio State Men’s Volleyball%^$ Brigham Young vs Ohio State (Jan 16, 1999 at Columbus, Ohio)

%^$ Brigham Young | ATTACK |SET| SERVE |SRV|DEF| BLOCK |GEN%^$ No Name GP| K E TA PCT| A| SA SE| RE|DIG|BS BA BE|BHE%^$ —————————————————————————–%^$ 3 Ossie Antonett…… 5| 27 6 48 .438| 1| 0 2| 1| 6| 0 7 1| 0%^$ 5 Mac Wilson………. 5| 9 2 16 .438| 0| 1 1| 0| 4| 0 10 2| 0%^$ 7 Steve Hinds……… 4| 12 6 21 .286| 1| 0 1| 0| 6| 0 4 0| 0%^$ 9 Hector Lebron……. 3| 1 1 5 .000| 40| 0 0| 0| 1| 0 1 0| 2%^$ 12 Ryan Millar……… 5| 25 4 37 .568| 1| 2 8| 0| 5| 0 8 1| 0%^$ 14 Ingo Lindemann…… 5| 27 8 54 .352| 0| 0 2| 3| 10| 0 2 1| 1%^$ 6 Brad Goldston……. 2| 0 0 0 .000| 0| 0 1| 0| 0| 0 0 0| 0%^$ 8 Casey Jennings…… 2| 0 1 1-1.000| 0| 0 0| 0| 0| 0 1 0| 1%^$ 10 Chris Pitzak…….. 4| 0 0 0 .000| 54| 0 1| 0| 2| 0 1 0| 2%^$ —————————————————————————–%^$ Totals………….. 5|101 28 182 .401| 97| 3 16| 4| 34| 0 34 5| 6

%^$ TEAM ATTACK PER GAME TOTAL TEAM BLOCKS: 17.0%^$ Game K E TA Pct%^$ 1 14 4 25 .400 GAME SCORES 1 2 3 4 5 TEAM RECORDS%^$ 2 25 3 37 .595 Brigham Young……. 15 15 10 14 15 4-0%^$ 3 29 11 57 .316 Ohio State………. 5 11 15 16 13 1-2%^$ 4 26 8 46 .391%^$ 5 7 2 17 .294

%^$ Ohio State | ATTACK |SET| SERVE |SRV|DEF| BLOCK |GEN%^$ No Name GP| K E TA PCT| A| SA SE| RE|DIG|BS BA BE|BHE%^$ —————————————————————————–%^$ 5 Angel Aja……….. 5| 3 0 4 .750|101| 0 2| 0| 8| 0 5 2| 5%^$ 8 Rene’ Esteves……. 5| 14 1 23 .565| 1| 0 1| 0| 5| 3 3 3| 1%^$ 9 Phil Kerewich……. 3| 2 2 5 .000| 0| 0 0| 1| 2| 0 0 0| 0%^$ 10 Jose Pereira…….. 5| 16 12 36 .111| 0| 1 4| 1| 4| 0 2 1| 0%^$ 11 Chris Fash………. 1| 3 3 7 .000| 0| 0 1| 0| 1| 0 0 0| 0%^$ 14 Colin McMillan…… 5| 11 3 21 .381| 0| 2 2| 1| 5| 1 5 1| 0%^$ 2 Greg Lehman……… 4| 33 5 49 .571| 4| 0 7| 0| 6| 1 1 2| 1%^$ 3 Jose Rivera……… 1| 2 2 5 .000| 0| 0 0| 0| 0| 0 0 0| 0%^$ 12 Pieter Olree…….. 4| 31 11 58 .345| 0| 1 2| 0| 10| 0 0 2| 1%^$ 13 Ross McLain……… 5| 0 0 0 .000| 0| 0 1| 0| 2| 0 0 0| 0%^$ —————————————————————————–%^$ Totals………….. 5|115 39 208 .365|106| 4 20| 3| 43| 5 16 11| 8

%^$ TEAM ATTACK PER GAME TOTAL TEAM BLOCKS: 13.0%^$ Game K E TA Pct%^$ 1 16 11 33 .152 Site: Columbus, Ohio (St. John Arena)%^$ 2 24 7 40 .425 Date: Jan 16, 1999 Attend: 283 Time: 2:33%^$ 3 36 6 66 .455 Referees: Tom Pingel, Bill Zehler%^$ 4 28 10 49 .367%^$ 5 11 5 20 .300%^$