Senior Kim Scudder had 13 kills and two block assists Thursday night
Senior Kim Scudder had 13 kills and two block assists Thursday night
(RV) Saint Xavier
Purdue University Calumet
Volleyball - Thu, Sep. 22, 2011

CHICAGO – Behind 13 kills and two block assists by senior middle blocker Kim Scudder (Elmhurst, Ill./York Community), the Saint Xavier University volleyball team rolled to a Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) win over Purdue University-Calumet (Ind.) Thursday evening at the Shannon Center in Chicago.  The Cougars claimed the match in three sets by scores of 25-7, 25-10 and 25-10.  SXU has posted a 9-1 record in the month of September and improves to 13-2 overall and 3-1 in the conference standings with Thursday's victory.   

Junior middle blocker Colleen O'Hara (Lemont, Ill./University of Iowa/Lemont) finished with nine kills on the night for Saint Xavier, while senior setter Ashley August (LaGrange Park, Ill./Lyons Township) tallied 25 set assists.  Senior defensive specialist Erin Sebo (Downers Grove, Ill./St. Scholastica/Downers Grove North) and junior outside hitter Kelly Knudsen (Oak Lawn, Ill./Oak Lawn Community) each recorded three service aces in the match.  As a team, the Cougars were impressive offensively posting an attack percentage of .507 with 43 combined kills and only five attacking errors.

Saint Xavier (13-2 overall/3-1 CCAC) heads to Elgin, Ill., on Tuesday, September 27, for a conference match with Judson University (Ill.).  The road match is scheduled for a 7 p.m. start.