Volleyball sweeps Wisconsin Lutheran to improve to 23-4

Volleyball sweeps Wisconsin Lutheran to improve to 23-4
October 24, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

The Eagles volleyball team made short work of Wisconsin Lutheran College on Wednesday evening, dispatching the visiting Warriors, 3-0, by scores of 30-18, 30-17, 30-19. The win improved Benedictine's record to 23-4 overall and 9-3 in the Northern Athletics Conference. The Eagles attack was led by the tandem of senior Danielle Mikos and freshman Kayla Leyden, who had 13 and 12 kills, respectively. Mikos also had three blocks, while Leyden had a game-high 18 digs. Fellow senior Rachel Sypole celebrated Senior Night with nine kills. The team's third senior, setter Angela Vitto, had 39 set assists.


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.