UNIVERSITY CIRCLE, OHIO — The Hiram College volleyball team was defeated by Case, 3-1 (25-17, 17-25, 25-27, 17-25), Wednesday night (Sept. 29) in a non-conference match in University Circle. [Match Stats]
The loss ended a five-match win streak for the Terriers who are now 13-7 overall. The Spartans improve to 13-3 overall for the season.
The Hiram offense was led by sophomore outside hitter Ariel Pund (Macedonia/Walsh Jesuit) with 13 kills. Junior All-North Coast Athletic Conference outside hitter Shaina Bryan (South Euclid/Brush) was second with 11 kills. Senior setter Alyssa Coundourides (Brunswick/Parma-Padua Franciscan) tallied a team-best 25 set assists, followed by freshman setter Kallie Rogers (Petersburg/Springfield Local) with 15 assists.
Defensively, the Terriers were led by Pund who had nine digs. Junior middle hitters Andrea Kaminsky (Canton/GlenOak) and Krsiti Opfer (Garrettsville/Garfield) each finished the match with a team-high five total blocks.
Hiram will resume its NCAC schedule when it travels to Meadville, Pa. for a match against Allegheny College on Tuesday, Oct. 5. The match is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, please contact Hiram College Sports Information Director Jeff Hoedt by phone at (330) 569-5495 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.