Dayton won the first set 25-20 and were 24-0 when winning the first set, but they lost the last three sets 25-19, 27-25 and 25-19. The Panthers overcame a 23-17 deficit in the second set.
Jessica Sloan led the Flyers with 14 kills. Jane Emmenecker had 39 assists. Kendyll Brown had seven blocks. Margo Wolf had 16 digs.