ANDERSON, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology improved
to 12-4 overall and 2-0 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference
volleyball action with a tightly contested win at Anderson
University on Tuesday night.
Rose-Hulman captured a 25-21, 25-23, 25-22 victory over the host
Ravens with clutch performances late in each set.
With the victory, Rose-Hulman has tied the best record in school
history after 16 matches. The 2010 Fightin' Engineer squad
also started the year with a 12-4 mark.
Junior Anna Lewer (Indianapolis/Lutheran) led
the Engineers with 12 kills and 17 digs. Senior
Morgan Williams (Fenton, Mich./Powers Catholic)
contributed nine kills.
Senior Leah Pelzel (Loveland, Ohio/Mount Notre
Dame) paced the team with 31 assists and four service
aces, while also tying for team-high honors with senior
Karah Hickman (Hobart) with three blocks.
Sophomore Kate Dangel (Upper Arlington, Ohio)
pitched in with 11 digs.
Anderson dropped to 9-5 overall and 1-1 in league play.
The Fightin' Engineers hit the road for Transylvania University for
matches against the host Pioneers and Asbury on Saturday.