Volleyball Splits on Day One of ONU Invitational
Friday, September 04, 2009
ADA, OH—Calvin opened its 2009 campaign by splitting a pair of matches at the Ohio Northern Invitational on Friday, defeating Thomas More 25-20, 18-25, 25-13, 25-13 before falling to sixth-ranked Ohio Northern 25-20, 25-21, 25-20.
In the loss to Ohio Northern, Calvin was paced by sophomore Rebecca Kamp (Orland Park, IL/Chicago Christian HS) with 16 kills, six digs and five blocks. Junior setter Carolyn Nelson (Milan/Milan HS) had 31 assists and six digs. Senior Katie Corbett (St. Joseph/Stevensville-Lakeshore HS) had 13 digs. Statistics for Friday’s match with Thomas More were not available but will be posted on Saturday.
Ranked 16th nationally, Calvin returns to action on Saturday when it faces eighth-ranked Southwestern (TX) and Heidelberg - a team that reached the 2008 NCAA III Tournament as did Southwestern.