Volleyball knocks off another foe to reach 18-2 overall

Volleyball knocks off another foe to reach 18-2 overall
September 29, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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The Benedictine volleyball squad improved to 18-2 on the year and 5-1 in the Northern Athletics Conference with its 3-0 win over Maranatha Baptist Bible College. The Eagles won by scores of 30-20, 30-17 and 30-25. Danielle Mikos knocked down 16 kills to lead either team. Sarah Ruzicka added 11 kills. Freshman Kayla Leyden had nine kills and 16 digs. Sarah Flores had a team-leading 18 digs. Setter Angela Vitto added 12 digs and set up 36 assists. As a team, Benedictine had a .245 attack percentage, compared to .050 for the Crusaders. For more Athletics News, visit the Athletics Web site.


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.