Buffaloes Win Second Game In Dominating Fashion

by Cheval John

The second day of the Bearkat Volleyball Invitational began with the University of Colorado Buffaloes defeated the University of Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns in straight sets 25-16, 25-20, 25-21 at the Bernard Johnson.

They are now 2-0 for the season.

Emily Alexis led the Buffaloes with 13 kills.

Alexis Austin was second on the team with 8 kills while Kelsey English contributed with 6 kills of her own.

The Buffaloes dominated in the first two sets of the match, recording 31 of their points on kills while committing only eight errors on their attempts.

They started the third set with a 4-1 run and appeared as if they were cruising to their second win of the season.

But the Cajuns fought back as they went on a 4-0 run to take their first lead of the match by the score of 5-4.

After a back and forth battle, a kill by Alexis Austin put the Buffaloes on top 7-6 and they would go on to win by the score of 25-21.

Lavinia Tataran and Blair Claypoole totaled 8 kill each in the losing effort for the Cajuns.

The Cajuns are now 0-2 for the season.

The Cajuns will finish the tournament against Texas Southern while the Buffaloes face host Sam Houston.

Start time are at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively.

About Cheval John

Cheval John is the Founder and CEO of Vallano Media, LLC, a marketing agency which helps small to mid-sized businesses use social media correctly to build a loyal following and in the process become more profitable. Cheval is also the host of "What's The Word?" a podcast about finding out what inspires people to choose their respective careers and how social media impacted their lives and business. He is the author of two books including the Amazon Best-Seller, "8 Lessons Every Podcaster Needs To Learn." He has spoken at Social Media Week Lima in Ohio and at Social Media Day Houston 2017 about topics around live streaming and podcasting. Cheval has been featured in media outlets like Ebony Magazine and was named a Houston Top 25 Social Media Power Influencer in 2016 and 2017.

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