Syracuse comes back, down 2 sets, to beat Iowa State 3-2

first_imgThe Orange controlled the lead thereafter. They went up 12-11 and won the fourth set 25-21 on another Ebangwese kill. The fifth set was almost all SU. Syracuse ended on an 8-3 run to win 15-9. Once again, Ebangwese recorded the set-ending kill.Despite the hot start for Iowa State, and the cold one for SU, both teams finished with similar hitting percentages. SU got their percentage up to .202 on the match while the Cyclones’ fell to .236.Ebangwese led the way for the Orange with 15 kills while redshirt senior Amber Witherspoon and sophomore Yuliia Yastrub both had 11. Freshman Polina Shemanova, who before the game was on a streak of four straight 20 or more kill games, recorded eight.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textSyracuse’s next game will be its home opener as the Orange start ACC play against Georgia Tech on Friday at 7 p.m. Comments Published on September 16, 2018 at 4:29 pm Contact Eric: estorms@syr.edu In the third game of Syracuse’s (4-4) three-game weekend, SU defeated Iowa State (7-6), 3-2, after coming back from two sets down. The win comes after the Orange beat Wyoming in five sets Friday and dropped a match to Iowa in five sets Saturday.In the first two sets Friday, Syracuse struggled. The Orange recorded a sub .100 in each set, while Iowa State hovered above .300, winning the first and second sets 25-18 and 25-16, respectively. The Orange improved in the third set. It traded the lead with the Cyclones until the score was tied, 20-20. A big kill by senior Santita Ebangwese gave SU a 21-20 lead and SU hung on to win the set 25-22. Facebook Twitter Google+last_img read more

Ronaldinho to front BetCris marketing campaigns

first_img Moving to expand its brand profile and coverage, South American bookmaker BetCris has confirmed the appointment of former FIFA World Player of the Year (2005) Ronaldinho Gaucho as new Football Ambassador.Starting this 1 October, BetCris confirms that Ronaldinho will become the face of its marketing campaigns across the South American continent.Founded in Costa Rica in 1985, BetCris is considered one of South America’s heritage sportsbook, maintaining an established online and retail presence across Peru, Honduras, Panama, El Salvador, Ecuador and Nicaragua.Updating the media, BetCris Chief Executive JD Duarte underlines the significance of the betting group partnering with Ronaldinho, one of South America’s most popular and beloved sporting stars.“We are very excited to be able to work with Ronaldinho, one of the best of all time! No matter how old you are or where you live, everyone smiles when they see him. We want people to have the same reaction when they think of Betcris.” JD Duarte details In the coming months, BetCris marketing will announce new social media campaigns featuring Ronaldinho, an athlete who the bookmaker states maintains a 100 million-strong global audience. Brazil appoints agencies to accelerate Sports Betting launch August 21, 2020 Related Articles Share Submit IMG Arena nets major media extension with Brazil’s Liga Nacional de Basquete August 19, 2020 Share Belgian Pro League live betting streaming deal for Stats Perform August 21, 2020 StumbleUponlast_img read more