Belles Topped by No. 1 Knights, Scots at MIAA Preview Tournament

Calvin Box Score - Alma Box Score

  • Lindsey Pelletier, Nola Wallace, and Nicole Lukens each had four kills against No. 1 Calvin.
  • Laura Keating posted career-highs of 10 kills and 11 digs for her first double-double in the match against Alma.
  • Morgan VanderWey was close to a triple-double with 39 assists, 10 kills, and seven digs against the Scots.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team lost a 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-8) match to No. 1 ranked Calvin and fell 3-1 (25-18, 27-29, 25-19, 25-17) against Alma on Saturday at the MIAA Preview Tournament.

Against the top-ranked Knights, Lindsey Pelletier, Nola Wallace, and Nicole Lukens each registered four kills for the Belles. Pelletier added two blocks, and Wallce helped put down a block as well. Morgan VanderWey added 12 assists and a team-high seven digs.

Lukens had team-highs of 15 kills and 16 digs against Alma in the final match of the weekend. Laura Keating posted career-highs of 10 kills and 11 digs for her first double-double for the Belles. Morgan VanderWey was close to a triple-double with 39 assists, 10 kills, and seven digs. Audrey Shannon tallied 11 digs and six assists against the Scots.

The Belles (1-4) return to action on Tuesday, September 11 when they travel to Kalamazoo for a non-conference match against the Hornets at 7:00 p.m.