Volleyball improves to 19-2 on the year

Volleyball improves to 19-2 on the year
October 3, 2007

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

The Benedictine volleyball team ran its overall record to 19-2 with a 3-0 match win over the University of Chicago. The Eagles won by scores of 30-13, 30-26, 30-21. It was a regular "block party" for the Eagles, who registered 21 total blocks in the match. Senior Danielle Mikos led the assault with seven put-backs, while sophomore Sarah Porod and senior Angela Vitto each added four blocks. Freshman Kayla Leyden had three blocks and a team-leading 10 kills in the victory. Leyden also had 14 digs on the defensive side. Mikos had nine kills and Vitto contributed 25 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.