Hiram College
Freshman Marissa Jay (Parma/Padua Franciscan) had a team-high 11 kills in the loss to No. 7 Mount Union.

Freshman Marissa Jay (Parma/Padua Franciscan) had a team-high 11 kills in the loss to No. 7 Mount Union.

The Hiram College volleyball team lost to No. 7 nationally-ranked University of Mount Union, 3-0, in a non-conference match in Alliance.

Mount Union (20-0) defeated Hiram (12-6) in straight sets by the scores of 25-15, 25-18 and 25-16.  Despite the loss, the Terrier offense was led by freshman Marissa Jay (Parma/Padua Franciscan) who recorded 11 kills.  Sophomores Logan and Lindsay Brewer(Barberton/Manchester) were tied for second with five kills each.  All-North Coast Athletic Conference junior Tierra Moore (Canton/Canton South) had a team-high 12 set assists and senior Danielle Day (Newbury) had two service aces.

Defensively, Day posted a team-high 18 digs.  Logan Brewer, All-NCAC sophomore Emily Mortimer (Mogadore/Field) and junior Jennifer Yardas (Moon Twp., Pa./Moon) each recorded a block.

Hiram will host The College of Wooster in a NCAC match on Saturday, Oct. 5 at Price Gymnasium.  The match is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.