SMC at Manchester Invitational - Day Two
Belles Fall Twice at Manchester
NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team dropped a pair of non-conference games in the second day of the Manchester Invitational on Sunday.
The Belles lost 3-1 (25-13, 25-22, 23-25, 25-22) to Purdue North Cental and fell in the second game to Millikin, 3-0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-15).
In the hard-fought match against Purdue North Central, Stephanie Bodien led Saint Mary's with 11 kills and 16 digs. Hailee Leitz had 33 assists and seven digs. Meghann Rose chipped in a team-best 20 digs while Ellen Huelsmann had 10 digs of her own.
Against Millikin, Bodien had five more kills and a pair of blocks. Rose had 11 digs, and Christi Wyble added five blocks in the loss.
The Belles will return to conference play this week as they host Kalamazoo on Tuesday, September 21 at 7:00 p.m.
MVP – Emily Mozwecz –PNC
Kelsy England – Millikin
Alexa Bean – OWU
Stephanie Bodien – SMC
Tayler Stone – AU
Tara Edwards – Prin
Christa Peden - MC