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Sophomore Frannie Stephenson tallied nine kills to lead MU in a three-set defeat on Saturday.
Sophomore Frannie Stephenson tallied nine kills to lead MU in a three-set defeat on Saturday.
Volleyball - Sat, Oct. 17, 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Marian University volleyball team battled against Mt. Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) on Saturday afternoon, but, ultimately, dropped a 24-26, 21-25, 14-25 decision to the 24-1 Cougars at the Physical Education Center.

The Knights' offense was led by sophomore Frannie Stephenson after she tallied a team-high nine kills. Sophomore Julie Hoying notched a double-double with a team-high 29 assists and 10 digs, while junior Vanessa Lay added a team-high 15 digs in defense.

Sophomore AlyxaKay Shields notched eight kills, while sophomore Crystal Williams added seven kills in attack for the Knights.

The Knights will be back in action on Tuesday when they travel to Hinkle Fieldhouse to take on Butler University. The match is set to begin at 6 p.m.
 
Final123F
Mount Vernon Naz. (24-1; 14-1 CL)2625253
Marian (IN) (5-14; 3-10 CL)2421140
Indianapolis, IN
Mount Vernon Naz.Indv. LeadersMarian (IN)
#15 Kristen Osborn - 12Kills #7 Frannie Stephenson - 9
#3 Alyson Near - 4Blocks 2 Players (#7,#12) - 2
#7 Marlowe Beatty - 26Digs #15 Vanessa Lay - 15
NoneAces 2 Players (#5,#14) - 1
Mount Vernon Naz.Team StatisticsMarian (IN)
.230Hitting %: .130
8.0Blocks: 3.0
65Digs: 52
0Aces: 2