Volleyball Hosts Quadrangular Saturday

Posted on October 16th, 2015 by

ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus volleyball team is set to host its second quadrangular of the season on Saturday. Teams participating this weekend include the Gusties, Simpson College, Loras College and Hamline University. The schedule for tomorrow is as follows:

COURT 1: LIVE STATS

12 p.m. – Gustavus (19-2) vs. Simpson (11-14)

3 p.m. – Gustavus vs. Loras

COURT 2:

12 p.m. – Hamline (9-11) vs. Loras (15-10)

3 p.m. – Hamline vs. Simpson

TEAM SNAPSHOTS

GUSTAVUS: ROSTER | SCHEDULE | STATS

The Gusties hold a 19-2 overall record and are 7-0 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Gustavus defeated Macalester College in four sets Wednesday night in St. Peter. The Gusties won by set scores of 25-15, 25-6, 22-25 and 25-14 to increase their win streak to 19 matches, which is one behind the program record.

Taylor Trautman (Jr., Hutchinson, Minn.) posted a career-high 17 kills on 27 attempts and three errors for an impressive attack percentage of .519 to lead the Gusties. Becca Woodstra (Sr., Minnetonka, Minn.) also reached double figure kills with 11. Nora Holtan (Fy., Rochester, Minn.) distributed 39 assists and Brittany Luethmers (Fy., Prior Lake, Minn.) had a game-high 22 digs.

2015 team leaders:

Kills: Alyssa Taylor – 217 (3.10 per set), .368 attack percentage

Assists: Nora Holtan – 613 (8.51 per set)

Digs: Brittany Luethmers – 337 (4.55 per set)

Aces: Holtan – 24 (0.33 per set)

Blocks: Taylor – 85 (1.21 per set)

SIMPSON: ROSTER | SCHEDULE | STATS

The Storm enter with an 11-14 overall record and are 0-5 in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Simpson most recently lost in five sets to Graceland on Thursday in Indianola, Iowa by scores of 25-20, 25-19, 16-25, 22-25 and 11-15.

Tabitha Blaser and Mackenzie McGraw led the offense with 13 and 11 kills, respectively. Sara Hoppenworth and Maura Chadwick each posted 21 assists, and Olivia Sulentic tallied a team-high 28 digs.

2015 team leaders:

Kills: Tabitha Blaser – 254 (2.76 per set), .188 attack percentage

Assists: Sara Hoppenworth – 647 (7.03 per set)

Digs: Olivia Sulentic – 551 (5.86 per set)

Aces: Blaser – 33 (0.36 per set)

Blocks: Sami Boekhoff – 49 (0.57 per set)

LORAS: ROSTER | SCHEDULE | STATS

The Duhawks enter with a 15-10 overall record and are 3-2 in the IIAC. Loras is coming off a 3-0 win over Central on Tuesday in Dubuque, Iowa, winning by set scores of 25-23, 25-16 and 25-15.

Liz Jendra led the Duhawk offense with nine kills. Claire Ritchie posted 16 assists and Jenna Erickson also reached double figures in assists with 11. Haley Bergan and Ritchie led the back line with 18 and 16 digs, respectively.

2015 team leaders:

Kills: Claire Ritchie – 229 (2.49 per set), .208 attack percentage

Assists: Ritchie – 511 (5.55 per set)

Digs: Haley Bergan – 439 (4.99 per set)

Aces: Liz Jendra – 21 (0.23 per set)

Blocks: Danni Kennedy – 93 (1.03 per set)

HAMLINE: ROSTER | SCHEDULE | STATS

The Pipers enter with a 9-11 overall record and are 2-5 in the MIAC. Hamline is coming off a 3-0 loss to Saint Benedict on Wednesday in St. Paul. The Pipers lost by set scores of 16-25, 14-25 and 13-25.

Julia Zolnosky led the offense with nine kills, while Amelia Jensen posted eight assists and nine digs to lead the team in both categories.

2015 team leaders:

Kills: Julia Zolnosky – 294 (4.32 per set), .128 attack percentage

Assists: Amelia Jensen – 542 (7.97 per set)

Digs: Miquel Green – 377 (5.46 per set)

Aces: Marisa Franco – 19 (0.30 per set)

Blocks: Beth Goodman – 47 (0.68 per set)

 

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