MILWAUKEE - Behind 16 kills and 10 digs from sophomore
outside hitter Kayla Mullaney (Elmhurst, Ill./York Community), the Saint Xavier
University women's volleyball team improved its Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic
Conference (CCAC) mark with a road win over Cardinal Stritch University (Wis.)
at the CSU Field House in Milwaukee. The
Cougars (17-8 overall/6-3 CCAC) decided the match in three sets by scores of
25-23, 25-23 and 25-23. Junior middle
blocker Kim Scudder (Elmhurst, Ill./York Community) also played well for SXU
Tuesday posting 12 kills and two service aces.
Christine Bowe (Downers Grove, Ill./Downers Grove South) and junior defensive
specialist Erin Sebo (Downers Grove, Ill./St. Scholastica/Downers Grove North)
each finished with 10 digs to help lead the defensive effort for the
Cougars. Junior setter Ashley August
(LaGrange Park, Ill./Lyons Township) posted 44 assists to go along with her
five digs on the night. Sophomore
outside hitter Kelly Knudsen (Oak Lawn, Ill./Oak Lawn Community) was solid
contributor for the Cougars recording 12 kills and eight digs.
Saint Xavier (17-8
overall/6-3 CCAC) takes a break from its conference slate to take on NCAA
Division II Lewis University (Ill.) on Thursday, October 21. The road match is scheduled for a 7 p.m.
start in Romeoville, Ill.