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Volleyball - Fri, Sep. 15, 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS - For the 11th straight time, the Marian volleyball team came away a winner, defeating Goshen 3-0 Friday night on John Grimes Court. The Knights are 13-2 overall and 5-0 in the Crossroads League with the win.

Goshen gave Marian all they could handle in the first set as the two teams went back and forth throughout. However, Marian was able to shut down the Maple Leafs at the end of the set and pick up a 25-22 win. Marian had 19 kills compared to Goshen's 10 in the set and Marian had a .212 attacking percentage. 

Marian won the final two sets by the score of 25-17 in each one. The Knights committed only three errors in the second set, while Goshen committed eight and had an attacking percentage of just .056. Marian's was .294. In the final set, Marian overcame six attacking errors in the final set to pick up another sweep, the team's ninth of the season.

Kacee Salyers10 digs led Marian, while Frannie Stephenson contributed nine, Anne Strevels had eight and Sarah Clem had seven. Julie Hoying had 19 assists and Madi Heffron pitched in with 16. Both Salyers (10 kills and 10 digs) and Heffron (16 assists and 11 digs) had double-doubles. Vanessa Lay had a game-high 20 digs.

Marian had seven total blocks with Sarah Clem's four block assists leading the way. AlyxaKay Shields had one block solo and three block assists.

The Knights will be right back in action Saturday at 3 p.m. when they host Bethel in Crossroads League play.

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Final123F
Goshen College (7-8, 0-4)2217170
MU (13-2, 5-0)2525253
Indianapolis, Ind.
Goshen CollegeIndv. LeadersMU
#9 Darienne Maust - 8Kills #12 Kacee Salyers - 10
#9 Darienne Maust - 6Blocks 2 Players (#3,#14) - 4
#10 Chris Swartzendruber - 18Digs #15 Vanessa Lay - 20
#10 Chris Swartzendruber - 1Aces #16 Maddie Keerns - 2
Goshen CollegeTeam StatisticsMU
.092Hitting %: .228
7.0Blocks: 7.0
56Digs: 66
1Aces: 4