SMC vs. Kalamazoo

Belles Handle Hornets in Four

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Kaela Hellmann had a stellar night as the Saint Mary's College volleyball team handed Kalamazoo College a 3-1 (25-20, 25-23, 24-26, 25-22) defeat on Wednesday evening.

The senior outside hitter led the Belles with 15 kills and 26 digs to help the Belles battle past the Hornets. The win gives the Belles a full game lead over Adrian for fourth place in a tightly packed MIAA.

Cathy Kurczak and Lorna Slupczynski also had key contributions to the Belles' win as both tallied 14 kills on the evening. Freshman Lindsey Stuss rounded out the double-digit kill efforts for Saint Mary's with a career-high 10 kills of her own.

The Belles turn right around and travel to Albion College tomorrow evening for another league match. The contest is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m.