Toppers Take Down Blue Knights
WEST LIBERTY, West Virginia (October 25, 2012) - For the second time this season, the Hilltoppers from West Liberty University brought down the Blue Knight volleyball team. Urbana's future conference foe took three tight sets by the scores of 25-20, 25-20 and 25-22 to complete the season sweep. Back on September 1st, WLU defeated Urbana in 5 sets at the Fairmont State Invitational.
The loss snapped a two-match winning streak for the Blue Knights. Urbana now sits at 8-18 on the year, while West Liberty improves to 13-11.
In defeat, the Blue Knights were led by hitters Kelsey Volkmer (12 kills, .417 attack percentage) and Katlin Kremer (7 kills, .545 attack percentage}, along with setter Mary Hendricks (13 assists) and Kaci Eurez (2 aces, 3 digs).
Urbana returns home to host Kentucky State for Senior Day on Saturday. The match was originally slated for a 11:00 a.m. start, but has since been moved to 3:00 p.m. Before the regular season home finale, Urbana will honor its three seniors, Karla Vogel, Amy Hendricks and Katie Miller. [Box Score]