Belles Split at Olivet
Olivet Stats - Finlandia Stats
OLIVET, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team lost a 3-1 match against conference foe Olivet before taking a 3-1 win over Finlandia in a non-league contest on Saturday.
In the 3-1 (14-25, 25-22, 25-18, 25-16) loss against the Comets, Melanie Kuczek had 12 kills and was in on six blocks. Kati Schneider added 10 kills for the Belles. Katie Hecklinski led the Belles with 16 digs while Samantha Grady added 13 digs in the match. With 28 assists, Danie Brink reached 3,000 career assists in the match.
Against Finlandia, Schneider notched 16 kills and was a dig away from a double-double in the 25-12, 25-12, 24-26, 28-26 win. Katie Hecklinski had nine kills and 10 digs in the victory. Meredith Mersits had 17 digs, and Samantha Grady chipped in 16 digs of her own. Danie Brink added three aces and 33 assists as all 14 members of the team saw action on the court against Finlandia.
The Belles (12-12, 6-7 MIAA) will travel to Alma on Wednesday, October 24 for a 7:00 p.m. match against the Scots.