Volleyball drops key NAC match

Volleyball drops key NAC match
October 6, 2007

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

The Eagles’ volleyball team dropped a key Northern Athletics Conference match at first place Lakeland College, 3-2. Benedictine fell to 20-3 overall, falling by scores of 24-30, 30-24, 20-30, 30-19 and 13-15. Benedictine led game No. 5, 13-10, before the Muskies reeled off five consecutive points for the win. Freshman Kayla Leyden led Benedictine with 15 kills and Danielle Mikos added 14 kills. Mikos also had a game-leading five blocks. Leyden had three blocks and three serve aces. Senior setter Angela Vitto had 45 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.