Junior Kelli Shaffer had 14 assists, three kills, two aces and seven digs Tuesday against Stritch
Junior Kelli Shaffer had 14 assists, three kills, two aces and seven digs Tuesday against Stritch
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Cardinal Stritch University
25-13,25-13,25-17
Saint Xavier
Volleyball - Tue, Oct. 22, 2013

CHICAGO – Finishing the match with a team attack percentage of -.103 (19 kills, 29 attacking errors), the Saint Xavier University women's volleyball team struggled offensively in a road loss to Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) North Division leader Cardinal Stritch University (Wis.) Tuesday night at the CSU Field House in Milwaukee, Wis.  The Cougars (11-11 overall/4-6 CCAC) dropped the match in three straight sets by scores of 25-13, 25-13 and 25-17.  Sophomore right side Meghan Falsey (Schaumburg, Ill./Schaumburg) led SXU with seven kills on the night.   

Junior outside hitter Jessica Galotta (Chicago, Ill./Parkland CC/Mother McAuley) led the Cougars defensively scooping up eight digs, while sophomore middle blocker Heidi Gregerson (Park Ridge, Ill./UW-Parkside/Maine South) was tough at the net with a team-leading four total blocks (two solos).  Junior setter Kelli Shaffer (Heyworth, Ill./Heyworth) had a solid all-around performance for SXU with 14 assists, three kills, two service aces and seven digs.  Junior libero Dominique Aramburu (Chicago, Ill./UIC/Mother McAuley) also finished with seven digs for the Cougars. 

Saint Xavier (11-11 overall/4-6 CCAC) takes part in the CCAC Crossover Tournament this weekend at Robert Morris University in Arlington Heights, Ill.  The Cougars play two matches on Friday, October 25, with a 4 p.m. match against University of St. Francis (Ill.) and a 6 p.m. match against Calumet College of St. Joseph (Ind.).  SXU wraps up play in the CCAC Crossover Tournament on Saturday, October 26, with a 2 p.m. match against Indiana University-South Bend (Ind.).