Volleyball: Mount Union Hosts Heidelberg Saturday

(Photos By: JT Higgins)
(Photos By: JT Higgins)

ALLIANCE, Ohio- Mount Union's volleyball team hosts Heidelberg Saturday at 1 pm in the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.

Live Coverage:

Scouting Mount Union (14-7, 3-1 OAC):

Brooke Knollman (Powell/Olentangy Liberty) is leading the Purple Raiders with 189 kills on the season while Riley Schenk (Lorain/Amherst Steele) is leading in assists with 464. Kyleigh Jackson (Galloway/Westland) is first in the Ohio Athletic Conference in blocks per set with 1.08. Defensively, Allison Baird (North Royalton/North Royalton) is leading the team with 319 digs.

Scouting Heidelberg (17-6, 4-0 OAC):

Offensively, the Student Princes are led by Sarah Parker with 307 kills on the season. Karlie Diruzza is leading in assists with 868. Defensively Rachel Raimondo is second in the OAC and also leading the team with 424 digs.

Mount Union vs. Heidelberg:

In the last five years, the Raiders and the Student Princes have a 5-4 record against each other. In last year's meeting, Heidelberg defeated Mount Union with scores of 21-25, 12-25 and 20-25.

Up Next:

Mount Union travels to New Concord, Ohio Tuesday to take on Muskingum at 7 pm.