Volleyball extracts revenge on Rockford in NAC tourney

Volleyball extracts revenge on Rockford in NAC tourney
October 30, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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The Benedictine volleyball team took a measure of revenge out on Rockford College by defeating the Regents, 3-0 (30-26, 28-30, 30-24, 30-21), in the first round of the Northern Athletics Conference tournament. The Eagles improved to 26-6 by defeating RC, one of three NAC schools to have defeated BU in the regular season. Kayla Leyden had a monster match with 24 kills, 15 digs and four aces. Danielle Mikos added 12 kills and three blocks. Setter Angela Vitto contributed 46 assists, eight kills and eight digs. Sarah Flores had a team-high 28 digs in the match.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.