Volleyball runs win streak to nine

Volleyball runs win streak to nine
September 19, 2007

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

The Benedictine volleyball team had it first taste of a five-game match this season, but the final result was a familiar victory for the Eagles over the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Benedictine won by scores of 30-26, 30-24, 29-31, 27-30 and 15-10 to extend its current win streak to nine matches, improving to 13-1 oveall and 3-0 in the Northern Athletics conference. The Eagles were led by freshman Kayla Leyden's 26 kills and 33 digs. Teammates Danielle Mikos and Sarah Ruzicka each had 15 kills. Setter Angela Vitto had 54 assists. Sarah Flores led the Eagles with 31 digs and Leyden added 18 more. Jesisca Judge and Angela Vitto had 12 and 11 digs. apiece.


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.