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Volleyball - Mon, Oct. 3, 2016
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RICHMOND, Ind. – The Marian volleyball team won their second consecutive match as they swept the IU East Red Wolves 3-0 in a Monday night matchup. The win improved the record of the Knights volleyball squad to 13-9 overall on the year.

Marian won the first set in a convincing manner, taking the frame 25-15. Indiana University East would not be put away easy, as they made the Knights earn every point in the second and third set. Marian would trail very early in the second set 2-11, but worked their way back to tie the match at 18. The Knights would once again trail 22-24, before scoring the final four points to win the second set. The third set was a back and forth affair, with Marian coming out on top 25-20 to complete the sweep.

Frannie Stephenson excelled in tonight's contest, as she led both teams with 14 kills. AlyxaKay Shields had eight kills in tonight's match, while Anne Strevels chipped in seven kills and three block assists. Julie Hoying led Marian with 17 assists, while Vanessa Lay's 17 digs led the match for both teams.

Marian continues their stretch of road games as they travel to St. Mary's this Wednesday night. First serve is at 7:00 p.m. Your online source for Marian Athletics, tickets, multimedia, Knight merchandise, photos and more. 

Marian (Ind.) (13-9)2526253
IU East (Ind.) (10-12)1524200
Student Events and Activi, IN
Marian (Ind.)Indv. LeadersIU East (Ind.)
#7 Frannie Stephenson - 14Kills #9 Sydney Durham - 10
#12 Emily Graves - 2Blocks #9 Sydney Durham - 3
#15 Vanessa Lay - 17Digs #16 Abbey Ketchem - 15
5 Players - 1Aces 2 Players (#1,#15) - 2
Marian (Ind.)Team StatisticsIU East (Ind.)
0.255Hitting %: 0.064
6.0Blocks: 7.0
46Digs: 41
5Aces: 4