Box Score Recap
Volleyball - Sat, Sep. 16, 2017 - posted by Cameron Andry
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Spring Arbor University
Taylor University (11-4, 5-2 CL)251325253
Spring Arbor (Mich.) (8-11, 2-5 CL)162523181
Spring Arbor, MI
Taylor UniversityIndv. LeadersSpring Arbor (Mich.)
#10 Becca Gerig - 15Kills #7 Courtney Kyser - 12
#9 Addy Bailey - 4Blocks #14 Sarah Schmid - 3
#6 Haley Harrell - 17Digs #1 Stephaney Fifield - 25
#7 Samantha Korn - 2Aces 2 Players (#10,#16) - 1
Taylor UniversityTeam StatisticsSpring Arbor (Mich.)
0.182Hitting %: 0.138
6.0Blocks: 4.0
79Digs: 82
3Aces: 2

Box Score

SPRING ARBOR, Mich. – A trio of Trojans reached double figure kills to lead the Taylor volleyball team to a four-set victory over Spring Arbor on Saturday afternoon.


Senior Becca Gerig tallied a game-high 15 kills while fellow senior Rachel Bouma added 12 and sophomore Callie Drage finished with ten kills for the Taylor offense as the Trojans tallied a .182 hitting percentage for the afternoon.


The Trojans (11-4, 5-2 CL) opened the game with 25-16 win in set one while Spring Arbor evened the match with a 25-13 win in set two. Taylor edged the Cougars 25-23 in the third set and closed out the match with a 25-18 win in the fourth set.


Junior Haley Harrell dished out 37 assists and added a team-high 17 digs for Taylor while Samantha Korn added 16 digs and Gerig tallied 13 digs.


The victory was Taylor's third in a row and moves the Trojans into sole possession of third place in the Crossroads League standings with a 5-2 record in league play.


The Trojans will take a brief reprieve from Crossroads League play when the Trojans host IU East on Wednesday at 7:00 pm before hitting the road for games at Goshen and Mount Vernon Nazarene next weekend. 

Record: 17-14 Home: 5-3 Away: 3-6 Neutral: 9-5 Crossroads: 7-7