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Sophomore Emily Graves led the Knights with six kills at Taylor Wednesday night
Sophomore Emily Graves led the Knights with six kills at Taylor Wednesday night
Volleyball - Wed, Oct. 8, 2014
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UPLAND, Ind. – The Marian University volleyball team fell at Taylor University in three sets, 17-25, 21-25, 16-25, on Wednesday night at Odle Arena in Upland, Ind. MU fell to 6-15 overall and 3-8 in the Crossroads League.

Sophomore Emily Graves led the Knights with six kills. Freshman McKenzie Mason notched five kills and a combined total of five blocks. Freshman AlyxaKay Shields notched 12 digs for the Knights. Freshman Julie Hoying added 13 assists for the Knights.

MU was lacking a strong attack on Wednesday night after the Knights finished with a hitting percentage of just .055 (26-20-109).

The Knights head to Joliet, Ill., this weekend to take part in the Big Guns Classic. Marian University will play the University of St. Francis (Ill.) and Missouri Valley College on Saturday at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., respectively. The Knights will round out the weekend playing Graceland University at 11 a.m. on Sunday followed by Roosevelt University at 1 p.m.
Final123F
Marian University (6-15; 3-8 CL)1721160
Taylor (IN) (17-5; 8-3 CL)2525253
Upland, IN
Marian UniversityIndv. LeadersTaylor (IN)
#12 Emily Graves - 6Kills 2 Players (#5,#10) - 9
#13 McKenzie Mason - 5Blocks #16 Rachel Bouma - 3
#14 AlyxaKay Shields - 12Digs #7 Kelsey Arvin - 20
3 Players - 1Aces #13 Laura Craig - 2
Marian UniversityTeam StatisticsTaylor (IN)
.055Hitting %: .176
7.0Blocks: 3.0
50Digs: 58
3Aces: 4