Hiram College
Junior Regina Zyle (Cleveland/Beaumont) had a team-tying high 14 digs in Hiram's loss to Case.

Junior Regina Zyle (Cleveland/Beaumont) had a team-tying high 14 digs in Hiram’s loss to Case.

The Hiram College volleyball team was defeated by Case, 3-1, in a non-conference match at Price Gymnasium.

Case (11-12) defeated Hiram (16-7) by the scores of 25-17, 16-25, 25-20 and 26-24.  The Terriers were led offensively by the duo of sophomore Lindsay Brewer(Barberton/Manchester) and freshman Marissa Jay (Parma/Padua Franciscan) with 12 kills each.  All-North Coast Athletic Conference junior Jennifer Yardas (Moon Twp., Pa./Moon) was third with nine kills.  Freshman Claire Maier (Huntsville/Indian Lake) tallied a team-high 29 set assists.

Defensively, Hiram had three players record double-figures in digs with the duo of juniorRegina Zyle (Cleveland/Beaumont) and senior Danielle Day (Newbury) leading the way with 14 digs each.  Freshman Laura Kelly (Massillon/Jackson) was third with 10 digs.  FreshmanNikolette Scruggs (Barberton) led the team in blocking with two solo blocks and three assists.

Hiram will travel to Delaware for a NCAC match against Ohio Wesleyan University on Saturday, Oct. 19.  The match is set to begin at 1 p.m.