With 27 assists, Carlos Torres (Adjuntas, Puerto Rico) led the way as the Albertus Magnus men's volleyball team cruised to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-9, 25-9) non-conference victory over Regis in the Falcons' tri-match finale.
For the seventh-consecutive match, the Falcons did not allow its opponent to win a set, as they have defeated all of their opponents 3-0. Albertus improves to 7-0 with two victories on the afternoon, while Regis falls to 1-8 on the year with the loss.
Brendan Charamut (Southington, Conn.) led the Falcons with a flawless 12 kills in 18 attempts as he did not record a hitting error in the match. Charamut added two assists, three service aces and two total blocks as well. Torres added six service aces and five digs for the Falcons, while four of his service aces came in the first set alone.
The Falcons recorded 12 kills in 22 attempts in the first set led by four from freshman Glenn Johnson (Newington, Conn.). In that opening set, Regis tallied eight kills, their-best effort on the day.
Albertus dominated play in the final two sets as they held Regis to three kills in the second and just one in the third. The Falcons recorded 13 kills in the second set and registered just one hitting error in 23 tries.
Douglas DeSousa (Danbury, Conn.) led the way for Albertus in the final set as he recorded nine-consecutive service aces to push the Falcons out to a 22-5 lead. DeSousa finished the match with a season-best 10 service aces. The sophomore outside hitter added a team-best 11 digs along with seven kills on the afternoon.
The Falcons finished the match with 32 kills in 58 attempts, while hitting .466. They held Regis to a negative hitting percentage as the Pride recorded a total of 12 kills during the match.
Albertus will return to action on Thursday, March 1 as the Falcons host Emerson College to open up Great Northeast Athletic Conference play. The Falcons' conference opener is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m.