TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
opened Homecoming festivities with a 25-8, 25-14, 25-15 victory
over Franklin College on Friday night at the Sports and Recreation
The Engineers were led by senior Karah Hickman (Hobart,
Ind.) with ten kills and four blocks,
including three solo. Senior Morgan Williams
(Fenton, Mich./Powers Catholic) added eight kills
with 4 total blocks.
Senior Leah Pelzel (Loveland, Ohio/Mount Notre
Dame) led the team with 18 assists with Sophomore
Kira Boswell (Ames, Iowa) chipping
in with 12. Pelzel also picked up 10 digs.
Sophomore Catherine Pfaadt (Louisville,
Ky./Eastern) led the Rose-Hulman defense with 11
Rose-Hulman improved to 11-4 on the season, while Franklin
dropped to 4-12. The Fightin' Engineers also gained a share
of first place in the conference with a 1-0 HCAC record.
Rose-Hulman returns to action at Anderson University on