LEXINGTON, KY. -- Transylvania University handed Rose-Hulman
Institute of Technology its first Heartland Collegiate Athletic
Conference volleyball loss of the season with a 25-20, 25-16, 25-20
victory over the Fightin' Engineers on Saturday at
Later on Saturday, NAIA power Asbury improved to 17-4 on the
season with a 25-18, 25-20, 25-22 win over the Fightin'
Against Transylvania, senior Karah Hickman
(Hobart) led the Engineers with seven kills and four block
assists. Junior Anna Lewer
(Indianapolis/Lutheran) added six kills and nine digs.
Senior Leah Pelzel (Loveland, Ohio/Mount Notre
Dame) added team-high totals of 21 assists and 11
In the Asbury match, Lewer reached double figures with 10
kills. Pelzel again led the squad with 26 assists, two
aces and 13 digs, and Hickman contributed eight kills.
Senior Morgan Williams (Fenton, Mich./Powers
Catholic) pitched in with eight kills and had the team's
Rose-Hulman stands 12-6 on the season and 2-1 in HCAC
play. The Fightin' Engineers return to action on
Saturday with a 1:30 p.m. home matchup against Hanover College.