Lakers swept by Columbus State, 3-0

Lakers swept by Columbus State, 3-0

KIRTLAND, Ohio – Lakeland volleyball put together a good effort in the second set but it wasn't enough to win a set as Columbus State Community College beat Lakeland 3-0 by the score 25-8, 25-20 and 25-10 Wednesday evening.

With the loss, Lakeland falls to 2-12 overall and 1-5 in Ohio Community College Athletic Conference play.

Morgan Smart (Perry) churned out another double-double with 13 kills and 10 digs. Erynn Daubenmire (Willoughby) earned six kills while Olivia Scott (Willoughby) dished out 19 assists.

After a rough first set loss, Lakeland looked to recover and played much better in the second. The Lakers still fell 25-20 in the second and was swept after a rough third set.

Lakeland will look to recover when it hits the road to play Hocking College on Friday, Sept. 21 for a match at 6 p.m. Lakeland's lone conference win came against Hocking to open the season.

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About Lakeland Community College

Founded in 1967, Lakeland Community College was the first college in Ohio created by a vote of the people. True to our mission, Lakeland provides quality learning opportunities to meet the social and economic needs of the community.

Offering day, evening, weekend and online classes, the college serves more than 10,800 credit and 2,800 noncredit students (2016). For more information about the College, visit