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SMC Volleyball: Belles split conference matches at Triangular

Samantha Leonard | Monday, October 2, 2006

Saint Mary’s played two strikingly different matches Friday at the Adrian Triangular. The Belles came out strong against Albion, winning in four games (30-24, 24-30, 30-23, 30-23). Senior Kristen Playko led the Belles with 17 kills, and freshman Lorna Slupczynski added ten more of her own.The second match was lot tougher for Saint Mary’s and ended in a frustrating loss to Adrian. The host Bulldogs posted a 3-1 victory (24-30, 30-19, 30-21, 30-14), led by 18 kills by Lindsay Eshelman. Slupczynksi posted ten kills in the match for Saint Mary’s.Senior Libero Anne Cusack talley a combined 49 digs in the two matches.Saint Mary’s record now stands at 12-5 overall and 5-3 in MIAA play.The Belles will play again at Calvin on Wednesday at 6:30 pm.