Saint Louis 0, #10 BYU 3 (25-12, 26-24, 25-20)

21 Ohio State 3, Saint Louis 1 (25-16, 23-25, 25-17, 25-13)
Friday, Aug. 25 | Provo, Utah

Saint Louis dropped a pair of matches to nationally-ranked opponents to open the 2017 season. The Billikens fell to #10 BYU in the afternoon and #21 Ohio State in the evening. Both matches were part of the BYU Invitational in Provo, Utah.

BYU Match
Lauren Leverenz led all hitters with 13 kills in the match. She had only one error for a .750 attack percentage.
Nenye Okoro also had double-digit kills with 11. She also tallied five digs.
Mackenzie Long led the Billikens with 13 digs in the match.
Camila Rivas corraled 31 assists as the Billiken setter.

OSU Match
• Okoro continued to thrive in the second match with a match-high 14 kills. She also had two assists, six digs and three blocks.
• Freshman Maya Taylor recorded 12 kills on 25 attempts with five errors in her first collegiate match (.280 attack percentage).
• Rivas had 34 assists against the Buckeyes.
• Long had a match-high 16 digs.

Saint Louis wraps up the BYU Invitational with a match against UTRGV.