Press Release

Trojan Volleyball Downs Benedictine-Springfield

Tuesday, October 4, 2011
by Jordan Argo

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Lady Trojans defeated Benedictine University at Springfield in three sets Tuesday night.  The win pushes HLGU to 4-4 in the American Midwest Conference standings after dropping below .500 last weekend.

The Lady Trojans took the three sets 25-12, 25-22 and 25-19.  Brook Van Es finished the match with 14 kills and 12 digs while teammate Erica Davis dropped 10 kills on the night.  Megan Henry dished out 44 assists and Kayla Grier and Kayla Caffey both finished the match with 12 digs each.

The ladies will look to carry their recent success into Thursday night’s home contest against Park University.  The conference match is set to start at 7:00 p.m. in the Mabee Sports Complex.

HLGU is a Division I NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) school and a member of the American Midwest Conference.

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Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations