Volleyball improves to 22-4 with win at Dominican

Volleyball improves to 22-4 with win at Dominican
October 20, 2007

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

Benedictine's volleyball squad rebounded from a first-game loss, to defeat Dominican University, 3-1, in a Northern Athletics Conference match. The Eagles improved to 22-4 overall, 8-3 in the NAC, with the 30-32, 30-22, 30-28, 30-25 win in River Forest. Freshman Kayla Leyden had 20 kills, 14 digs and two blocks, while sophomore Sarah Porod booked 12 kills and seven blocks. Senior Danielle Mikos added nine kills and a team-leading nine blocks. Senior Rachle Sypole had a season-high seven blocks, as well. Defensively, Sarah Flores' 19 digs paced the team. Senior setter Angela Vitto had 40 assists and 17 digs. Jessica Judge contributed 15 digs, while Sarah Ruzicka served up three aces.


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.