Purple Raiders Win Pair at Nazareth (N.Y.) Tournament

Taylor Webb

ROCHESTER, N.Y.—The Mount Union volleyball team won a pair of matches on the first day of the Golden Flyer Invitational on the campus of Nazareth (N.Y.) College. The Purple Raiders defeated both Rochester Institute of Technology (N.Y.) and Salisbury (Md.) in straight sets.

The Raiders (6-1) began the day with a 26-24, 25-14, 25-20 win against R.I.T. (2-5). After the first set went to extra points, the Purple Raiders took control of the macth with convincing wins in the final two sets.

In the night cap, Mount Union defeated Salisbury (6-1), 25-17, 25-21, 25-14.

Strong performances by Julie Radigan (Olmsted Falls/Olmsted Falls), Kristen Gromes (Navarre/Fairless), and Taylor Webb (Geneva/Geneva) led the way for the Purple Raiders. Radigan had a team-high 64 assists while Gromes contributed 36 digs. Webb had 21 kills, including 13 against Salisbury.

Nicole Snyder added 19 kills and Christine Frazier (Westerville/Westerville North) had 24 digs.

Mount Union continues play at the Golden Flyer Invitational Saturday when they play host Nazareth (N.Y.) and Cortland State (N.Y.). Their first match is scheduled for 10 am.

 

Volleyball Box Score
Mt. Union vs RIT (09/09/11 at Nazareth College)



   Mt. Union              |     ATTACK      |SET| SERVE |SRV|DEF|  BLOCK |GEN
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Lauren Mastroine....  3|  0   0   0  .000|  0|  0   0|  3|  3| 0  0  0|  0
Riley Galant........  3|  0   0   1  .000|  0|  0   0|  0|  4| 0  0  0|  0
6  Julie Radigan.......  3|  2   1   6  .167| 30|  1   3|  0|  4| 2  0  1|  0
8  Kristen Gromes......  3|  0   0   0  .000|  0|  2   0|  1| 14| 0  0  0|  0
11 Maya Brown..........  3|  2   2   7  .000|  0|  0   0|  0|  0| 1  0  1|  0
12 Taylor Webb.........  3|  8   4  23  .174|  0|  0   0|  0|  3| 0  3  1|  0
15 Deanna Glass........  3|  6   3  16  .188|  0|  0   2|  0|  5| 3  4  0|  0
17 Nicole Snyder.......  3| 10   5  20  .250|  0|  0   0|  0|  2| 0  1  1|  0
18 Rachel Adolph.......  3|  4   2  14  .143|  0|  0   0|  0|  7| 1  0  1|  0
19 Christine Frazier...  3|  1   0   2  .500|  0|  2   2|  1|  7| 0  0  0|  0
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   Totals..............  3| 33  17  89  .180| 30|  5   7|  5| 49| 7  8  5|  0

  Site: Nazareth College (Kidera Gymnasium)
  Date: 09/09/11       
  Golden Flyer Invitational at Nazareth


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