SMC vs. Trine

Belles Battle Past Thunder in Five Sets


ANGOLA, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team battled past MIAA rival Trine 3-2 (32-30, 17-25, 17-25, 25-19, 15-12) on Friday night.

After taking a thrilling opening set by a 32-30 score, the Belles had a bit of a set-back in the second and third sets.  The resilient Belles refused to give up, however, and took the final two sets to claim the win.

Stephanie Bodien led the Belles with 13 kills while Lorna Slupczynski added 12 and Andrea Sasgen had 10 in the win.  Danie Brink had 40 assists for the Belles as they avenged a 3-2 loss to the Thunder earlier this season.