January 8, 2022

No. 13 Buckeyes Win Back-to-Back Games to Start Season


Box Score | Season Stats

COLUMBUS, Ohio – No. 13 Ohio State won all six sets on the weekend to improve to 2-0 after beating Central State 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-14) Saturday at the Covelli Center.

Martin Lallemand led the way with nine kills with Jacob Pasteur adding eight in the win over the Marauders (0-3) Saturday. Luke Lentin had game-high 31 assists along with a team-best seven digs.

How it Happened

Set 1

Samuel Clark helped the Buckeyes to the first-set 25-19 win with four kills on six swings to set the tone for the Buckeyes.


Set 2

The Buckeyes used a balanced attack in the second-set 25-17 win. Four Buckeyes had at least two kills to help Ohio State to a 2-0 lead.

Set 3

Ohio State hit .435 to secure the win with Lallemand leading the way with four kills and Lentin setting the table with 11 assists in the set.

Postgame Interview

Up Next:

The Buckeyes will face St. Francis at 7 p.m. Jan. 12 at the Covelli Center.

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